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​Finding Newspaper Resources

A guide to newspaper resources available through UO and online.

Historic Oregon Newspapers Online

Historic Oregon Newspapers Online is an open access, keyword searchable database of select digitized newspaper content from across Oregon, made available online through the Oregon Digital Newspaper Program. 

The Oregon Digital Newspaper Program (ODNP), founded in 2009, is an initiative to digitize historic Oregon newspaper content, primarily concentrated on newspapers published between 1860 and 1922. Select content published after 1923 is also available, including a selection of current newspapers.

UO Press Release - 2009

Historic Oregon Newspapers Online Infographic – 2014

Additional Information

Titles Available

  • For a list of digitized newspapers available through Historic Oregon Newspapers Online, visit our Titles page.

Keyword Search

Newspaper History and Context

  • To learn more about the history of each newspaper title, read the historical essays available on the History page.

Oregon Digital Newspaper Program Blog

  • Stay up to date with newly added content.
  • View a list of selected and forthcoming titles, alphabetical by city.
  • Utilize K-12 lesson plans geared toward using Historic Oregon Newspapers Online to meet Common Core standards in K-12 classrooms.

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Carolina Hernandez - Communication/ Journalism
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