News and Observer: Newspaper Databases

Microfilm: We have March 27, 1894 - December 31, 2010 located in cabinets in the ATC (Ask for assistance at the Ask Us desk).

Recent issues: The past few days are currently located in the Popular Reading Collection at the D. H. Hill Jr. Library. For the gap between the Microfilm (12/31/10) and issues in the Current Periodicals Room use the State Library downtown.

Another Raleigh newspaper: We have Raleigh Times microfilm for 1940-1989 in the ATC (Ask for assistance). Earlier microfilm back to 1912 available at State Library downtown, or UNC-CH.


Indexes (to the News & Observer)

Index to the News and Observer, 1926-1992
Search or browse topics and personal names to find 20th-century News & Observer article citations.

Indexing in earlier formats:

Dates Location Call Number
November 1926 - July 1953 ATC* MFM 496 REELS 1-9
August 1953 - December 1974 ATC* MFM 497 REELS 1-8
1967 - 1973 ATC* Z6953 .R3 N48
1974 ATC* AN2 .N495 - Microfiche
1975 - 1976 ATC* Z6953 .R3 N48
1977 - 1981 ATC* AN2 .N495 - Microfiche
1988 ATC* AN2 .N495 - Microfiche

*Please Contact the Ask Us Desk for Assistance

For research questions, contact Cindy Levine