Newspapers & Periodicals

* = database from the State Library of Kansas

Newspaper Source Plus*   

Access full articles from over 850 newspapers. This database now includes transcripts of television and radio news

The Leavenworth Times from NewsBank  

The Leavenworth Times (1999 – current) - Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from archived and current issues of the Leavenworth Times. Updated daily, it includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections. Available remotely and inside the library.

Chronicling America  

Search America's historic newspapers pages - or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress.


A digital magazine source that makes it easy for you to read your favorite magazines on your computer or mobile device. You can access this service for free by logging in to the NExpress Catalog using your library card.

Kansas Digital Newspaper Program

The Kansas Digital Newspapers (KDN) program provides free online access to valuable primary sources and an unprecendented opportunity to rediscover Kansas history through the local press. The Kansas Historical Society manages this comprehensive state newspaper collection, which contains over 3 millions historic Kansas newspaper pages.