DePaul University Libraries
DePaul offers access to local, national and international newspapers through online databases, in print and in microfilm. Foreign-language newspapers as well as transcripts from news and radio broadcasts are also available.

Find a specific newspaper
Search for newspapers by title or ISSN:

Newspapers by geographic area


To find contemporary and historical local news sources such as the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, Chicago Defender or Crain's Chicago Business type the title in the search box above. The Chicago Subject Guide includes more news sources about the metropolitan area.

Chicago Newspapers

National, International & Topical

Most national newspapers are available through LexisNexis Academic or Newspaper Source. The Libraries also provide access to English and non-English international newspapers. Some sources for current and historical newspaper research include:
  • African American Newspapers: the 19th Century
  • Ethnic Newswatch
  • Global Newsbank
  • LexisNexis Academic
  • Newspaper Source
All newspaper databases


Transcripts of radio and television broadcasts are available through LexisNexis Academic.

LexisNexis Academic

Type in your search term(s), select the "TV and Radio Broadcast Transcripts" box and click on the "search" button. If you are trying to locate a particular news source, add the name of the source to the search box at the top.
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