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German-Language Newspaper Access in North America

Index to German-language newspaper access in North America is a project of the Collection Development Working Group of the Center for Research Libraries' German-North American Resources Partnership (GNARP) in cooperation with the European Studies Section

Camden (South Carolina, USA)

Carlisle (Pennsylvania, USA)

Die Freyheits-Fahne

Rutgers University (1814-1817 with gaps) (Microform); held in Early American Newspaper Collection - Not loanable, on site use only
Harvard University Library (Nr.1-112:1814-1817, gaps) (Microform)

Charleston (South Carolina, USA)

Charlestoner Zeitung

Harvard University Library (1867-1868, gaps) (Microform)

Deutsche Zeitung

Harvard University Library (1872-1875, gaps)(Microform)

Chemnitz (Germany)

Chemnitzer neueste nachrichten

Harvard University Library (1914-1940, gaps) (Microform)

Kämpfer : Organ der K.P.D. (Spartakusbund) Bezirk Sachsen.

Harvard University Library (1918-1932, gaps (Microform)

Chicago (Illinois, USA)

Abendblatt der Illinois Staats-Zeitung

Center for Research Libraries (Mar. 29, 1893-Oct. 23, 1894) (Paper)

Abendpost

Center for Research Libraries (Sept. 1894-1901; 1902-1939) (Microform) (Paper)
Online CRL (Open Access)
University of Cincinnati Libraries (Sep.3,1940-Dec.31,1945) on site use only  (Microform)

Abend-Presse

Center for Research Libraries (Jan. 3, 1912-1916) (Paper)

Amerika Woche

Univeristy of Cincinnati (25. Jahrg, Nr. 8, May 3, 1997 [=Jubiläumsausgabe]) on site use only  (Paper)

Chicago Telegraph

Harvard University Library (No.178: 1862:31. März) (Microform)

Chicagoer Arbeiter-Zeitung

Center for Research Libraries (May 1879-1920) (Paper) (Microform)
University of Cincinnati Libraries (May 1,1894-Dec.31,1910; Feb.22,1920-Dec.1931) on site use only  (Microform)

Chicagoer deutsche Zeitung

Center for Research Libraries (Dec. 20, 1924; Jan. 10, 1925; Aug. 1925-May 22, 1926) (Microform)

Chicagoer Frauen-Zeitung

Center for Research Libraries (Dec. 10, 1893-June 2, 1901 with gaps) (Microform)

Chicagoer freie Presse

Center for Research Libraries (1891-1901 with gaps) (Microform) (Paper)

D.A. Buergerzeitung : Organ des D.A. Burgerbundes

Center for Research Libraries (Apr. 10, 1920-Dec. 30, 1921 wit gaps) (Microform)
 
Deutsch-Amerikanische Bürger-Zeitung
University of Cincinnati Libraries (Feb.8,1924-Dec.26,1940) on site use only (Microform)

Daheim (Sunday Edition of the newspaper "die Freie Presse")

Center for Research Libraries (Feb. 11-May 26, 1872) (Microform)
Center for Research Libraries (1891-June 2, 1901 with gaps) (Microform)

Der Deutsch-Amerikaner = The German-American journal

University of Cincinnati (1986-1990, scattered issues, Oct.1993-Aug.2000, incomplete, 2001-2015) on site use only (Paper)

Deutsch-Amerkanische Geschichtsblätter (Jahrbuch der Deutsch-Amerikanischen Historischen Gesellschaft von Illinois)

Harvard University Library No.1-33 (1901-1937) (Paper)
Find it! Harvard online access (Open Access)

Deutscher Weckruf

Center for Research Libraries (1935-1938) (Paper)

Das Echo, Post und Beobachter

Center for Research Libraries (1918-Apr. 3, 1920) (Microform)

Eintracht

University of Cincinnati Libraries (May12,1927-Mar.30,1939 ; Apr.6-May 10,1932., Sep.26,1972-Sep.4,1993) on site use only  (Microform)

Erzähler am Michigan

Harvard University Library (1 Jahrg.:Nr.23:1868) (Microform) (Paper)

Die Fackel

University of Cincinnati Libraries (Jahrg. 17/18-34: May 1,1894-Dec.31,1910) on site use only  (Microform)

Die Fäckel

Center for Research Libraries (May 11, 1879-1886) (Paper) (Microform)

Online CRL (Open Access)

Die freie Presse

Center for Research Libraries (Feb. 5-May 1872) (Microform)
New-York Historical Society (1873:4:31873:04:03)  (Paper)

The German-American Journal (see at the newspaper Der Deutsch-Amerikaner)

University of Cincinnati (scattered issues Jun.,Sep.,Oct.1991, Jun.1993) (Oct.1993-Aug.2000) (Paper)

Die Glocke

German Society of Pennsylvania (complete: Jahrg. 1 - Jahrg. 3, Heft 2; 1906 - April 1908) (Paper)
Hathi Trust Digital Library (Jahrg. 1, Heft 1 (März 1906)-Jahrg. 3, Heft 2 (Apr. 1908)).(Open Access)

Illinois Staats-Zeitung

Center for Research Libraries (1871-1921) (Microform) (Paper)
Online CRL (Oct-Dec 1886) (Open Access)

Katholisches Wochenblatt

Center for Research Libraries (1917-Aug. 1941 with gaps) (Microform)

Vorbote

Center for Research Libraries (1874-1901) (Microform) (Paper)

Die Weser-Nachrichten

Center for Research Libraries (Sept. 1917-June 7, 1919 with gaps) (Microform)

Der Westen

Center for Research Libraries (1871-1900) (Paper) (Microform)
Rutgers University (1885) (Paper)
Harvard University Library (Jahrg.16:Nr.6-8:Feb. 6-20, 1870) (Paper) (Microform)

Der Westen und Daheim

Center for Research Libraries (Aug. 1909-1911) (Paper)

Wochenblatt

Harvard University Library (Jahrg.1:Nr.4;1904:März 31) (Microform)
New York Public Library  (v. 3: July - Dec 1906)  (Paper)
Chicago History Museum (1905:6:29> <1909:9:30, 12:16>) (Paper)

Cincinnati (Ohio, USA)

Der alte Hickory

Ohio History Connection (1852/08/30 - 1852/09/17 (Roll: 22533) Filmicon.gif

Christliche Apologete

Harvard University Library (Bd.45:No.43:ganze No.2339:1883:Okt. 22) Papericon.png Filmicon.gif

Cincinnati Democrat

Center for Research Libraries (Dec. 8, 1845) Filmicon.gif

Cincinnati Kurier

University of Cincinnati Libraries (Mar.24,1972-Apr.30,1982) Filmicon.gif on site use only
Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton libraries (Apr. 3, 1964-May 28, 1982) Filmicon.gifon site use only

Cincinnati Republikaner

Center for Research Libraries (Jan. 4, 1858-Mar. 23, 1861 with gaps) Filmicon.gif
University of Cincinnati Libraries (Dec,1, 1858-Mar.23,1861) Filmicon.gif on site use only

Cincinnati Volksfreund

University of Cincinnati Libraries (Oct.1, 1850-Jun.11, 1908) Filmicon.gif on site use only

Cincinnatier Freie Presse

Center for Research Libraries (1918-1921 with gaps) Filmicon.gif
University of Cincinnati Libraries (Apr.1,1922-Nov.24,1939, several months missing]) Filmicon.gif
Ohio History Connection (v.50-58: 1918-1920) Papericon.png

Cincinnatier Zeitung

Center for Research Libraries (July 1887-Oct 20, 1901) Filmicon.gif

Deutsch Amerika

University of Cincinnati Libraries (Oct.7,1916) Papericon.png

Deutsch-ungarischer Bote = German-American herald

Center for Research Libraries (Jan.-May 23, 1918) Filmicon.gif

Fliegende Blätter

University of Cincinnati Libraries (Aug.17,1846-Oct.2,1847) Filmicon.gif on site use only

Der Hochwächter

Center for Research Libraries (July 3, 1845-July 17, 1846) Filmicon.gif

Licht-freund

University of Cincinnati (Jan.31, Feb.7, Mar.26, May 14, 1842) Papericon.png on site use only

Protestantische Zeitblätter

University of Cincinnati Libraries v.5/10(1853:April/1858:March) - v.11/16(April:1858/April:1865) Filmicon.gif Papericon.png

Tagliche Abend-Presse

Center for Research Libraries (Feb. 8, 1919) Filmicon.gif

Taegliches Cincinnatier Volksblatt

Center for Research Libraries (1918-Nov. 1919) Filmicon.gif Papericon.png
University of Cincinnati Libraries (Jahrg. 20, No. 289 (5. Dez. 1858)-Jahrg. 48, No. 194 (14. Aug. 1885)

Taegliches Volksblatt

University of Cincinnati Libraries (Jahrg. 15-20: 1853-1858)Filmicon.gif

Westliche Blätter

Center for Research Libraries (Apr. 1918-Nov. 1919) Filmicon.gif
Ohio History Connection (1865-1868, 1872-1918) Filmicon.gif
University of Cincinnati Libraries (No.1 (5. Nov. 1865)-53. Jahrg., No.27 (31. Marz 1918)Filmicon.gif

Cleveland (Ohio, USA)

Coburg (Germany)

Coburger National-Zeitung

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek digiPress (1930-1945 wit gaps) Onlineicon.gif

Coburger Regierungs-Blatt *

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek digiPress (1919-1920) Onlineicon.gif

Coburger Regierungs-Blatt / Bezirksamt Coburg *

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek digiPress (1921-1922) Onlineicon.gif

Coburger Tageblatt

HathiTrust Digital Library (1-2.Jahrg. (1848-1849)  Onlineicon.gif
Coburger Tageblatt (via wiso)

Coburger Zeitung

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek digiPress (1854, 1861-1935) Onlineicon.gif

Neue Presse

Center for Research Libraries (1946-1947) Papericon.png

Regierungs-Blatt für das Herzogtum Coburg *

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek "Read online" or "Online Lesen" (3 Jan. 1865 - 31 Dec. 1918) Onlineicon.gif


Note :Every year (Volumen / Einzelband) has a separate link to the online edition. You have to search for the title and then follow the link.

Here is an example for the Year/vol. 1918;

Regierungs- und Intelligenzblatt für das Herzogtum Coburg *

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek "Read online" or "Online Lesen" (4 Jan. 1840 - 31 Dec. 1864) Onlineicon.gif

Note: Every year (Volumen / Einzelband) has a separate link to the online edition.

Cologne (Germany)

Geschichte der Juden in Köln am Rhein

Compact Memory/Freimann-Sammlung University of Frankfurt (1867) (Open Access)

 Kaiserliche Reichs-Ober-Post-Amts-Zeitung zu Köln

zeit.punkt NRW (1763, Numero 1 (1. Januarii)-1794, Nro. 156 (30. Sept.) [?]) (Open Access)

Kartell-Convent-Blätter (K.C.-Blätter)

Compact Memory (1 Oct. 1910 - Feb. 1933) (Open Access)
Kölnischer Correspondent
zeit.punkt NRW  (Nro. 91 (1. April 1830)-Nro. 182 (30. Juni 1832) (Open Access)
 

Kölner Arbeiterzeitung

zeit.punkt NRW (1. Jahrgang, Nr. 1(24. Juni 1888)-5. Jahrgang, Nr. 26(30. März 1892) (Open Access)

Kölner Frauen-Zeitung

Rutgers (1899-1900) - Online Collection : Chadwyck Gerritsen Collection (ProQuest-database)
Rutgers's Microfilm -on site use only
 
Kölner Lokal-Anzeiger : katholische Tageszeitung für Köln und Umgebung

Kölner Nachrichten 

zeit.punkt NRW (1870, Nro. 1 (1. April 1870)-33. Jahrgang, Nr. 73 (31. März 1892) (Open Access)

Kolnische Rundschau

Center for Research Libraries (1946-1947) (Paper)
Center for Research Libraries (Jan. 2-Dec. 1955. 1956-1980) (Microform)
Center for Research Libraries (1981-Nov. 28, 1984; Nov. 29, 1984-1986) (Microform)

Kölner Sonntags-Anzeiger

zeit.punkt NRW (Nr. 11 (7. Januar 1877)-22. Jahrgang, Nro. 1106 (Weihnachten 1897)(Open Access)

Kölnische Volkszeitung

Center for Research Libraries (1914-1915) (Paper)

Kölnische Volkszeitung und Handels-Blatt

Center for Research Libraries (June 29, 1914-1926; Sept.-Dec. 1927; 1931-May 31, 1941) (Paper)
Center for Research Libraries (1893-Sept. 1914) (Microform)
 
Kölnische Zeitung (continues Kölner Zeitung)
Brigham Young University (1914) - on site use only  (Microform)
Center for Research Libraries (1902-1932) (Paper)
Center for Research Libraries (1803-1805; 1814-1856; 1913-1944; 1944-1945) (Microform)
Rice University (1802:Sep.25-1815, 1817:Feb.-1902,1904:Jul.6-1919,1920-1945:Jan.31)  (Microform)

Kölnischer Kurier

Center for Research Libraries (1945-1946) (Paper)

Rheinische Zeitung fur Politik, Handel und Gewerbe

Center for Research Libraries (1842-Mar. 1843) (Microform)

Rheinischer Beobachter

Center for Research Libraries (Oct. 13, 1845) (Microform)

Sonntag Morgen

Center for Research Libraries (1933-1934) (Paper)

Columbus (Ohio, USA)

Allgemeine Volkszeitung

Harvard University Library (Jahrg. 1:No.1-6 (22. Juli-24. Aug., 1872):[Lacks No.3] ) (Paper) (Microform)

Council Bluffs (Iowa, USA)

Council Bluffs Beilage

Center for Research Libraries (Jan. 25-Mar. 22, 1923) (Microform)

Council Bluffs freie Presse und wochentliche Omaha Tribune

Center for Research Libraries (1920-1923) (Microform) (Paper)

Freie Presse

Center for Research Libraries (July 27, 1917-1919) (Microform)

Cuero (Texas, USA)

Deutsche Rundschau

The Briscoe Center for American History at the University of Texas (Jan 6, 1898-Dec 31,1910, gaps) (Paper)