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Pittsburgh & Regional Newspapers - Oakland Campus

A guide to the local newspaper holdings of the Pitt Libraries.

Digital Historical Access

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is available from 1786 to 2003 via ProQuest Historical Newspapers. Daily paper image scans are also available via ProQuest Digital Microfilm from 2008 to three months ago.

The Pittsburgh Courier is available from 1911-2002 via ProQuest Historical Newspapers.

Google News Archive does include historical Pittsburgh newspapers. For example, see the Pittsburgh Press from 1888-1992.

Microform Collections, 1789-1929

All of these newspapers are part of our microfilm holdings which are located at Thomas Boulevard. Inquiries can be made by emailing ULS-HillmanMicroformandMapRequests@pitt.edu.

Microform Collections, 1930-2014

All of these newspapers are part of our microfilm holdings which are located off-site in our Storage Facility. Inquiries can be made by emailing ULS-HillmanMicroformandMapRequests@pitt.edu.