For anyone who follows this site and my articles, it would be quite easy to draw the conclusion that I am crazy obsessed with searching old newspapers to find ancestor stories. And you would be 100% correct!
To help you with the same endeavor, below are 1000’s of free links, tips, tutorials, and lots of other information and resources to guide and help you. And it is all about newspapers.
Informational Articles About the Whys and Hows of Newspaper Research
- 85 Million Historic U.S. Newspaper Pages Now Available from Advantage Archives
- 37,500 Free Online U.S. Historical Newspapers Now Available
- 21 Online Newspaper Research Do’s and Don’ts
- 9 Ways to Effectively Find Obituaries in Online Newspapers
- How to Find Historical Obituaries
- The Easiest Way to Find Every Historical Newspaper in America
- Advantage Archives Adds 11 Million Pages in 2020
- Chronicling America Adds 302 New Titles in 2020
- The 5 Best Free Sites for Online Newspaper Research for Genealogy
- The Best Way to Find 20% More Pertinent Newspaper Articles Online
- 3,890 Obituary and Obituary Index Collection Links from the U.S.
- 300 Obituary and Obituary Index Collections from Canada
- What is the Future of Obituaries?
- 20 Special Collections of Online Historical Newspapers
- Use Abbreviations in Your Newspaper Searches to Find 50% More Ancestor Articles
- Use These 12 Special Keywords to Improve Your Newspaper Research Results
- What is the Difference Between an Obituary, a Death Notice, an Obituary Index and a Death Index?
- Why Use Proximity Searches When Searching Historical Newspapers Online
- Europe Free Online Historical Newspapers
- The National Digital Newspaper Program
- Want Better Newspaper Search Results? Get an Attitude
- Search Hyphenated Words in Historical Newspapers to Get Up To 30% More Results