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Historical Newspapers

A guide for searching newspaper articles in Mississippi, the United States, and/or international publications


About this guide
Here, you will find information on finding historical newspapers at MSU Libraries and beyond. 

Newspapers, newsletters, and other periodicals from Mississippi organizations are located in the Special Collections Department on third floor of the library. For help with accessing these titles, contact Special Collections: (662) 325-7679, or

Other newspapers in microfilm can be found in the Educational Resources Center on the 2nd floor.

What's not in this guide?

Current news sources (i.e. magazines, newsletters, broadcast news sources, etc.) that are found in our Current Journals and Bound Journals sections are not covered in this guide. 

Need help navigating resources in this guide?

Contact Research Services on the 2nd floor of Mitchell Memorial Library, (662) 325-7667, or use Ask-A-Librarian to ask about any of these resources.