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VT Newspapers Now Available on

VT and National Newspapers at Chronicling America and NY State Historic Newspapers Also Available

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The Vermont Department of Libraries has partnered with the Vermont State Archives and Records Administration (VSARA) to provide access to Vermont newspapers though These Vermont titles are freely available to Vermonters as part of the agreement. There are now over 1 million pages of Vermont newspapers available. Although some of the Vermont content on Chronicling America is duplicated, there are hundreds of thousands of pages that are unique to Because uses the same standards as Chronicling America for digitization and indexing, these scans and metadata are of the highest quality. This really is a great resource.

How to access Vermont titles on

To sign up for access, you must create a free account.

  1. To do so, visit
  2. Once there, create a new account:

3. After creating your account, you will need to add your personal profile and contact information by clicking through on the right of the page. This is how you are verified as being a Vermont resident.