This page presents links to online issues of newspapers as well as links to the catalog records of print and microform holdings of these and other newspapers. For information on consulting microfilm, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Historic papers from Illinois and surrounding states can be accessed via the Readex collection America's Historical Newspapers. Other collections may be found listed on the website of the Center for Research Libraries. Chronicling America , from the Library of Congress, provides a list of papers, and links to some full text.
The Chicago Collections Consortium also maintains a guide for Chicago Newspapers.