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Where can I find newspapers? I have heard that some are on microfilm. What is that?

Last Updated: Oct 23, 2013  |  86 Views

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UI Libraries has newspapers in several formats: paper, microfilm and online. Current newspapers in print and older newspapers in microfilm can be requested at the Main Library Service Desk, first floor of the Main Library. Microfilm contains black-and-white photos of newspaper pages. The reading room has microfilm readers that enlarge and digitize images; bring a flash drive to save images. See the guides linked below for more information about newspapers and news sources.

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