Online North Carolina Resources
- NC Digital Collections
- NC Digital Heritage Center (from UNC)
- Digital Public Library of America
- NC Periodicals Index (from ECU)
- North Carolina Family Records Online
North Carolina Newspapers Help
Over 2,000 newspapers have been published in North Carolina since the North Carolina Gazette first appeared in New Bern in 1751. Many North Carolina newspapers have been microfilmed by the State Archives of North Carolina or by other vendors and are available for use at the Government and Heritage Library.
Digitized North Carolina Newspapers Online
- North Carolina Digital Heritage Center
- North Carolina Newspaper Digitization Project
- Chronicling America
Finding the Newspaper You Want
- North Carolina Newspaper Locator - Locate newspapers in the Government & Heritage Library by county, town, newspaper title, or date range.
- North Carolina Newspapers Index - List of newspapers by county, last updated 2002
Finding the Article You Want
Most newspapers are not indexed, but these two resources may help you find what you are looking for or provide a starting point.
- News & Observer Index, 1926-1992 - Find article citations by topic or personal name.
- Genealogical Indexes and Abstracts of Newspapers - An indexed guide to print resources located in the Government & Heritage Library.
NC Newspapers on Microfilm
Other Microfilm Sources
The GHL Genealogy Librarians have compiled a list of microfilm resources that researchers often find useful.