Newspapers – Updated Daily

* = Home access requires a State of Kansas Library e-Card, available for free at the Library’s Reference desk.

The Leavenworth Times from NewsBank  (1999 – current)

Archived and current issues of the Leavenworth Times. Use your Leavenworth Public Library card for access. Updated daily.

Access World News from NewsBank

The Leavenworth Public Library through NewsBank provides a comprehensive collection of reliable news sources covering a wide array of topics and interests. A number of Kansas newspapers, with current issues, are available, including The Manhattan Mercury, The Topeka Capital-Journal and The Wichita Eagle. Use your Leavenworth Public Library card for access. Updated daily.

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How to Find and Use Newsbank’s Special Reports

Newspaper Source Plus*

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

Chronicling America

Access historic newspaper pages and U.S. Newspaper Directory.


A digital magazine source that makes it easy to read magazines on your computer or mobile device. Access for free by logging in to the NEXT catalog using your library card or through the Flipster app.

Kansas Digital Newspaper Program

Provides free online access to historic Kansas newspapers.

US Newsstream*

Provides national and regional news sources from the U.S. and includes popular regional and national titles such as The Topeka Capital-Journal, The Salina Journal, The Kansas City Star, The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Boston Globe, and Chicago Tribune.