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Africana News Sources: Historical Resources

Current and historical information about Africa, from various print, microform, and electronic resources.

Unprocessed Historical Newspapers Stored Off-Site

How to Search for Historical Newspapers on Microfilm in NUsearch

When in NUsearch, click the "Advanced Search" option (next to the gold "Search" button). Then input your search terms as follows:

  1. Indicate the subject you're looking for.
  2. Add a second subject of "newspapers"
  3. Add a Call Number search for "film" (i.e., microfilm)
  4. Click the "Search" button.

For example, to search our historical newspapers for references to "South Africa," you'd set your search terms as follows:

Online Sources of Historical Newspapers

Newspapers on Microfilm by Country

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