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Newspapers Available Online

Available to the Public through Chronicling America:

Some of our West Virginia newspaper holdings can be accessed online through the  Chronicling America website hosted by the Library of Congress. A list of newspapers currently available is below, organized by city--more will be coming soon!


Bluefield:

Bramwell:

Charleston:

Charles Town:

Clarksburg:

Ceredo

Fairmont:

Gauley Bridge:

Grantsville:

Hinton:

Huntington:

Keystone:

Kingwood:

Lewisburg:

Martinsburg:

Morgantown:

Philippi:

Point Pleasant:

Pruntytown:

Romney:

Shepherdstown:

Sistersville:

Thomas:

Volcano:

Weston:

Wheeling:

Available to the public through  Google News:

Berkeley Springs:

Charles Town:

Elizabeth:

Glenville:

Hinton:

Lewisburg:

Petersburg:

Pennsboro:

Spencer:

St. Marys:

Sutton:

Wellsburg:

Westwood:

Williamson:

Additional Websites of WV Newspapers:

A selection of Mineral County and other newspapers have been digitized and are available through West Virginia Newspapers , thanks to the hard work of our colleagues at Potomac State College & Mary F. Shipper Library.

Cyndi's List's webpage of West Virginia newspapers lists various sites (free and subscription-based) which host WV newspaper content.

Available to WVU Community Members:

These databases are available on-campus to anyone in the WVRHC, and are available off-campus to current WVU-Morgantown students, faculty, and staff.

America's News
Full-text U.S. newspapers, including 26 from West Virginia. Includes staff-written articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections.

Newspaper Source (Courtesy of WVInfoDepot)
Includes the Morgantown Dominion Post plus cover-to-cover full text for 28 national(US) and international newspapers and selected full text for more than 260 regional newspapers. Provided by the West Virginia Library Commission with funds from the WV State Legislature and the Library Services and Technology Act administered by the Institute of Library and Museum Services.