US and Canada Newspaper Resources and Strategies

us and canada research strategy

Summary Details

Length: 60 minutes (flexible)

Summary: While online newspaper resources are plentiful for United States and Canada research, finding the best websites and tools to collect data can be a treasure hunt. Learn how to find the best historic newspaper sites (free and paid) and how to properly capture images and text to improve your genealogical research.

Audience Level: Beginner.

Content: 4 pages.


  • Review of best newspapers resources, free and fee
  • Using Google Newspapers
  • Capturing images and information
  • Oft-neglected newspaper sections
  • Extracting information and look for clues
  • Resource List

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