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Western New York News


ArtVoice -- alternative weekly published since 2002

Online Archive: ArtVoice.com
Selected print holdings in Special Collections


Buffalo News (title varies) -- published daily since 11/1880

Print:

   Lockwood keeps current issues retained until microfilm is received.
   Silverman: MicFilm AN 256 B84 1881-1926, 1951 (incomplete), 1954--
   Law Library has current issues only
   Buffalo & Erie County Public Library: 1881-
   Buffalo State College: 1880-
   Buffalo History Museum Research Library Research Library 1881-

Online:

   Factiva 2/1992-
   Lexis Nexis 1992-
   BuffaloNews.com  (view 10 items per month, then pay)
   use http://www.buffalonews.com/section/newslibrary/ search to 1989, but pay to see results

Indexed by

   Western New York Index: Lockwood Ref AN 256.B84 W4 1983-96
   Buffalo & Erie County Public Library: card file index for pre-1983 (fairly detailed back to 1955)
   Buffalo & Erie County Public Library History Department has scrapbooks from early papers
   Buffalo History Museum Research Library has index to early papers (particularly for names)


Business First -- weekly local business newspaper, published since 1984

Print:

   Lockwood Newspapers Area: current issues retained
   Silverman: MicFiche HF 5001 B9B84 1984-1996

Online:

   Business Index ASAP, indexed 1985-current, full text 1989-2001
   Business First Online (for selected stories)
   Business First, Buffalo(via Business & Company Resource Center) indexed 1985-current, full text 1989-2001

Indexed by Western New York Index: Lockwood Ref AN 256.B84 W4 1984-96


Buffalo Spree -- published quarterly since 1967

Print:  Lockwood: Per F 129 B8B86 1967-

Indexed by Western New York Index: Lockwood Library Ref AN 256.B84 W4 1987-96


Courier Express -- published daily, with various titles, between 1842-1982

   Silverman: 1842-61: MicFilm AN 256 B832, 1979-82: MicFilm AN 256 C6
   Buffalo & Erie County Public Library: 1842-1982
   Buffalo State College: 1842-1982
   Buffalo History Museum Research Library 1842-1982


Island Dispatch -- Grand Island  1989-2008

Online at http://cdm16694.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/landingpage/collection/VHB008


Niagara Gazette

Niagara Falls Public Library, microfilm from 1854-(located on Main Floor in Reference Department); subject index to the Gazette, 1854 - (located in Local History Department on third floor)


See also Buffalo History Museum Research Library Newspapers on Microfilm