- When searching for obituaries and death notices remember that they may appear in different newspapers, on different pages or on different days.
- When searching for women, use their husband's name--Mrs. John Dow. Initials were frequently used--Mrs. J. D. Smith.
- Your ancestor's name may appear in newspapers a long ways from where they actually lived...someone visiting a relative in a small town was usually reported in the local newspaper.
- Newspapers are scanned with dirty OCR (no human involved). Be VERY open minded about the search results you get.
- James Tanner; Genealogy Star Blog: http://genealogysstar.blogspot.com/2014/07/online-digital-newspaper-collections-by.html
- Ancestor Hunt: Online Newspapers-- www.ancestorhunt.com/newspapers-online.htm
- Newspapers, Obituary Search Engines, Obit Indexes, & Death Records-- www.ancestorhunt.com/obituary_search_engines.htm
- ($) Ancestry-- http://www.ancestry.com/ Search for newspapers using the card catalog and then search the newspaper.
- Historical Newspapers Search: search.ancestry.com/search/group/histnews
- California Digital Newspaper Collection-- http://cdnc.ucr.edu/cdnc
- Cedar Rapids (Iowa) Public Library-- http://crpubliclibrary.newspaperarchive.com/
- Chronicling America-- http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/newspapers/
- Colorado Springs, Colorado: Pikes Peak Library District/ Pikes Peak Newsfinder; Special Collection--
- ($) Genealogy Bank-- http://www.genealogybank.com/gbnk/
- ($) Sister company to Genealogy Bank-- http://www.obitsarchive.com/ Free searches of obituaries since 1980; must pay to view the actual obituary.
- Georgia Historic Newspapers-- http://snipurl.com/2dwjn
- Google News-- http://news.google.com/newspapers Google is not adding to this collection right now. If more people start using it, they may pick up the project again.
- Historical Newspapers and Indexes On The Internet - USA--http://www.researchguides.net/newspapers.htm
- Missouri Digital Newspapers-- http://www.sos.mo.gov/mdh/browse.asp?id=12.6
- ($) Newspaper Archive-- http://newspaperarchive.com/ Available at LDS FamilySearch Centers; Newspaper Archive is also part of a MyHeritage.com subscription.
- Newspaper Map-- http://newspapermap.com/ Use for more current newspaper articles; Lists digital newspapers worldwide.
- ($) Newspapers.com--http://www.newspapers.com/ Best searched with a "subject site:newspapers.com" search
- Old Fulton New York-- http://www.fultonhistory.com/fulton.html
- Online Historical Newspapers-- https://sites.google.com/site/onlinenewspapersite/
- Penn Libraries-- http://gethelp.library.upenn.edu/guides/hist/onlinenewspapers.html List of historical newspapers that are available online.
- Refdesk-- http://refdesk.com/paper.html Lists of current newspapers
- Regional Newspapers and Magazines and Newsmagazines-- http://home.earthlink.net/~ellengarvey/rsapresource1.html#regional
- The Research Society for American Periodicals-- http://www.periodicalresearch.org/?page_id=26
- U.S. Newspaper Program-- http://www.neh.gov/us-newspaper-program
- Utah Digital Newspapers-- http://digitalnewspapers.org/
- Wikipedia-- http://www.wikipedia.org/ Use the search terms: "List of online newspaper archives"
- Wikipedia direct link-- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_online_newspaper_archives I've had trouble with this link changing...note the search terms above.
- ($) British Newspaper Archive-- http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/
- Welsh Newspaper Online-- http://welshnewspapers.llgc.org.uk/en/home
- ($) Find My Past UK has a newspaper collection: http://www.findmypast.co.uk/
- The 19th Century British Library Newspapers digital archive-- access is only available through qualified institutions; available at LDS FamilySearch Centers