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== Resources for Colorado Newspapers  ==
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=== Libraries and Archives  ===
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The Western History Department of the [http://www.denverlibrary.org/ Denver Public Library]and the [http://www.coloradohistory.org/ Colorado Historical Society] have the most complete collections of [[Colorado]] newspapers. Both repositories have indexes to newspaper obituaries. The availability of newspapers is also described in Donald E. Oehlerts, ''Guide to Colorado Newspapers, 1859-1963'' (Denver, Colorado: Bibliographical Center for Research, 1964; Family History Library {{FHL|193259|title-id|disp=book 978.8 B3o}}; {{FHL|193259|title-id|disp=film 1000145 item 4}}).  
 
The Western History Department of the [http://www.denverlibrary.org/ Denver Public Library]and the [http://www.coloradohistory.org/ Colorado Historical Society] have the most complete collections of [[Colorado]] newspapers. Both repositories have indexes to newspaper obituaries. The availability of newspapers is also described in Donald E. Oehlerts, ''Guide to Colorado Newspapers, 1859-1963'' (Denver, Colorado: Bibliographical Center for Research, 1964; Family History Library {{FHL|193259|title-id|disp=book 978.8 B3o}}; {{FHL|193259|title-id|disp=film 1000145 item 4}}).  
  
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==== Newspaper Directory  ====
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The [http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/search/titles U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present] is a national directory from the Library of Congress of over 140,000 newspaper titles. The directory provides a list of libraries from around the country that have the newspapers in their collections.
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=== Digital Issues Online ===
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{{wikipedia|Wikipedia:List of online newspaper archives|List of online newspaper archives}}
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Through a joint effort of the Colorado State Library, the Colorado Historical Society, and generous donors in Colorado, newspapers published in the State from 1859 to 1923 have been digitized and are available online. The result is the [http://www.coloradohistoricnewspapers.org/Default/welcome.asp?skin=Colorado&QS=Skin=Colorado&e Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection].
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NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Colorado newspapers ([http://www.newspaperarchive.com/BrowseLocations.aspx?co=7&s=20 mostly Colorado Springs and Greeley]) online. This database is sometimes free at libraries. It may be under the name Access NewspaperArchive.
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=== Indexes  ===
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== Web Sites  ==
  
Through a joint effort of the Colorado State Library, the Colorado Historical Society, and generous donors in Colorado, newspapers published in the State from 1859 to 1923 have been digitized and are available online. The result is called the [http://www.coloradohistoricnewspapers.org/Default/welcome.asp?skin=Colorado&QS=Skin=Colorado&e Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection]. {{Colorado|Colorado}}  
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Contents

Resources for Colorado Newspapers

Libraries and Archives

The Western History Department of the Denver Public Libraryand the Colorado Historical Society have the most complete collections of Colorado newspapers. Both repositories have indexes to newspaper obituaries. The availability of newspapers is also described in Donald E. Oehlerts, Guide to Colorado Newspapers, 1859-1963 (Denver, Colorado: Bibliographical Center for Research, 1964; Family History Library book 978.8 B3o; film 1000145 item 4).

Newspaper Directory

The U.S. Newspaper Directory, 1690-Present is a national directory from the Library of Congress of over 140,000 newspaper titles. The directory provides a list of libraries from around the country that have the newspapers in their collections.

Digital Issues Online

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: List of online newspaper archives

Through a joint effort of the Colorado State Library, the Colorado Historical Society, and generous donors in Colorado, newspapers published in the State from 1859 to 1923 have been digitized and are available online. The result is the Colorado Historic Newspapers Collection.

NewspaperArchive.com ($) has a collection of digitized Colorado newspapers (mostly Colorado Springs and Greeley) online. This database is sometimes free at libraries. It may be under the name Access NewspaperArchive.

Indexes

Web Sites