Saturday, December 06, 2008

GOOGLE NEWS ARCHIVE

In case you hadn’t heard, Google is trying to do with newspapers what it’s been doing for some time now with books- make them all available on the Internet! You can search its News Archive right now:

LINK

Example searches:

A search for “St. Louis 1900s” gets 3,040 results (retrieves articles about St. Louis during the decade 1900-1910).

A search for “Kansas City 1900s” gets 2,050 results (retrieves articles about Kansas City during the decade 1900-1910).

Note: Some articles cited in your search results require payment before the article can be viewed online; you can always attempt to secure the article from another source once you have the citation!

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