17th - 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers

Subjects: Legal History, History, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Great Britain

The Burney Collection, sourced from the British Library, is an archive of newspapers and news pamphlets (approximately 1,270 titles) gathered by Reverend Charles Burney (b. 1757-d. 1817). See title list. Although the majority of materials were published in London, there are some English provincial, Irish and Scottish papers, as well as a handful of examples from the American colonies.


Subjects: Journals and Journal Indexes, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Business, Economics

ABI/INFORM provides abstracts and some full-text articles from over 2,800 business and management publications. Includes many titles from outside the U.S. Also contains complete articles for more than 600 of the more important sources. Covers finance, management, marketing, accounting, business conditions and other business topics. This database contains the text of some articles plus FULL TEXT AT GU LAW links out to the articles in other databases. USE THIS LINK TO SEARCH THE ENTIRE DATABASE OR FIND INDIVIDUAL TITLES IN THE LIBRARY CATALOG.

African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Race And Ethnicity

African American Newspapers provides online access to approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience. This unique collection features papers from more than 35 states—including many rare and historically significant 19th century titles. Cross-searchable with Early American Newspapers Series 1, 1690-1876.

Civil War: a Newspaper Perspective

Subjects: Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes

Accessible Archives contains the full text of unique titles from eighteenth and nineteenth century American, African-American, and Canadian periodicals and newspapers. Georgetown has access to only the Civil War collection, which contains the full text of selected articles from the Charleston Mercury, the New York Herald, and the Richmond Enquirer that were published between November 1, 1860 and April 15, 1865.

Early American Newspapers. Series I, 1690-1876

Subjects: Legal History, History, Newspapers and Newspaper Indexes, Social Sciences

Early American Newspapers, Series 1, 1690-1876 offers cover-to-cover reproductions of over 710 historic American newspapers, providing more than one million pages as fully text-searchable facsimile images. Focusing largely on the 18th and early 19th centuries, this online collection is based on Clarence S. Brigham’s “History and Bibliography of American Newspapers, 1690-1820” and other authoritative bibliographies.