Burlington Free Press/Rutland Herald Index

The Burlington Free Press / Rutland Herald Index is a joint project of the University of Vermont Libraries and Middlebury College Library and Information Services. Coverage is 1984 - May 2009 for the Burlington Free Press and 1984 - April 2009 for the Rutland Herald. This database contains the citations only, not the full text.

Library of Congress: Historic American Newspapers

locThe Library of Congress along with the National Endowment for the Humanities are sponsoring a project called "Chronicling America" as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program. 

Vermont's newspapers published between1836 and 1922, previously available only on microfilm, have also gone digital as part of this project. Approximately 100,000 pages from 40 of Vermont's papers are available at no cost to the public with more being added.

Williston Observer

The library has copies of the Williston Observer in paper format from July 2003-present and on microfilm for the years 2003-2006. We also have the Williston Whistle from January 1994-December 2002 on microfilm and 1985-June 2003 in paper format and microfilm.

Vermont Newspaper Project

The Department of Libraries has the largest collection of Vermont newspaper microfilm, covering all parts of Vermont and beginning pre-1800. Most of the microfilm can be loaned to libraries within Vermont.

The database for the holdings can be found online here. Only four reels of microfilm may be borrowed at any one time by a library and they must be used within the library.

Please note the name of the newspaper, the dates and years needed and email the library for further information.

Northern New York Historical Newspapers

New York State Historical Newspapers are provided to enhance access to New York's history. The online collection currently consists of more than 1,348,000 pages from forty newspapers.