Chicago Defender

This newspaper chronicles events and stories about and relevant to Chicago and Evanston’s Black communities. Also included are obituaries, photos, and advertisements. 1989 to the present.


Chicago Defender Historical Archives

Newspaper issues from 1910 to 1975, chronicling events and stories about and relevant to Chicago and Evanston’s Black communities. Also included are obituaries, photos, and advertisements.

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Evanston History Center Historic Newspaper Collection, 1872-1922

This newspaper collection was digitized from Evanston History Center’s microfilm collection of Evanston newspapers. It includes: Evanston Index (6/6/1872 to 12/19/1914), Evanston Daily News (4/1/1912 – 12/31/1914), and Evanston News-Index (1/1/1915 – 12/30-1922).


FirstSearch

Gateway to several periodical databases and library catalogs, including OCLC’s WorldCat catalog of library holdings nationwide.


Flipster

Read some of your favorite magazines on Flipster. Access via a web browser or download the Flipster app to your Android, iPhone or iPad, or Kindle Fire. There is no limit to the number of magazines you can borrow at a time.