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Several NY libraries digitize more issues of historic newspapers

Many New York libraries and societies use Advantage Preservation to host digitized images of their historic newspapers. Here is a list of recent updates made to digitized newspaper collections in December 2023 on the Advantage Preservation platform: Cayuga County – The Seymour Public Library Chenango

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Updates made to NY historic newspaper collections

Many New York libraries and societies use Advantage Preservation to host digitized images of their historic newspapers. Here is a list of recent updates or additions made to digitized newspaper collections on the Advantage Preservation platform: May 2023 – updates made to collections at Saugerties Public

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Free access to Newspapers.com for Mother’s Day weekend

In honor of Mother’s Day, Newspapers.com is offering free access to its website from now until  Monday, May 15 at 1:59 a.m. Eastern time. Maybe you can find the women in your family in birth or marriage announcements, social news, photos or even the classifieds.

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Free access to historic newspapers this weekend

This weekend there will be free access to the Publisher Extra newspapers on Newspapers.com. Normally these are only available through a subscription. Search for obituaries, marriage announcements, birth announcements, social pages, local happenings, local sports action, etc. Accessing images from the website will be free

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Webinar covers history of early German newspapers in NYC

The Max Kade Institute for German-American Studies has recently added a new webinar to Youtube.com. The video is entitled “New York’s German-Language Press in Times of Peace and War (late 19th century to 1918).” The talk examines New York City’s German-language press on the eve

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