A fully searchable collection of Latin American newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries. Includes a small number of Caribbean papers; for more titles and different years of coverage, try the Caribbean Newspapers collection below.
Provides 160 newspaper titles from 22 islands. Contents chiefly in English, French, and Spanish.
Currently there are some Latin American newspapers, mostly Mexican, available as a result of a now abandoned Google project to digitize newspapers. See box on the right for a listing.
Part of the Digital Library of the Caribbean. Currently the project has been granted permissions to digitize over three dozen newspaper titles, most current, a few historic.
Published in Tucson, El Paso, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Sonora, Mexico from the mid-1800s to the 1970s. From Sonora: El Boletin Oficial and its successor, La Constitucion.
Includes the following and more:
A comprehensive news collection ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, news wires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos.
Same-day access to more than 1000 newspapers from the U.S. and more than 80 other countries. Includes a searchable, 60-day archive. Use the drop down menu "Select Title" to see papers organized by country or by language. Limit: 5 MSU users at a time.
Provides access to full-text articles from hundreds of major national and international newspapers. Includes the New York Times (1985-current).
Offers 20 Spanish language newspapers. Click on the "Publication Search" option and specify Spanish in the Language of Publication search box to retrieve a list of Spanish-language newspapers with dates of coverage.
One Brazilian newspaper is offered, O Globo de Brasil (March 2006-current).
The Independent and Revolutionary Mexican Newspapers collection, with a preliminary release of 135,000 pages from 477 titles, will ultimately include approximately 1,000 titles from Mexico’s pre-independence, independence and revolutionary periods (1807-1929). The collection traces the evolution of Mexico during this pivotal period and provides rare documentation of the dramatic events of this era, including coverage of Mexican partisan politics, yellow press, political and social satire, as well as local, regional, national and international news.(CRL Press Release, July 22, 2020)
Independent Mexico in Newspapers: The 19th Century. Guide to the Microfilm Set.
A guide to 579 Mexican newspaper titles preserved on microfilm by the University of Texas at Austin. Issues span nearly the entire 19th century, from 1807-1900. About half the titles were published in the Distrito Federal; the other half were published in cities from 26 Mexican states. The majority of the total pages filmed however, were published in Mexico City (81%). The film is available through interlibrary loan.
Revolutionary Mexico in Newspapers, 1900-1929. Guide to the Microfilm Set (Access restricted to MSU affiliates)
A guide to Mexican newspapers filmed by the University of Texas at Austin. 227,930 pages from 560 Mexican newspaper titles, most dating from 1900 to 1929, have been preserved on microfilm. These are issues rarely held in U.S. libraries. The film is available through interlibrary loan.
|TITLE||# OF ISSUES||DATES|
|Diario del Hogar||(MEXICO) 8,477 issues||Sep 16, 1881 - Nov 15, 1914|
|El Abogado Cristiano||(MEXICO) 1,047 issues||Aug 1, 1880 - Dec 26, 1929|
|El Alacran||(MEXICO) 34 issues||Sep 3, 1899 - May 19, 1900|
|El Asilo de Mendigos
||(MEXICO) 38 issues||Jul 1, 1879 - Oct 31, 1889|
|El Bautista||(MEXICO) 127 issues||May 19, 1910 - Dec 26, 1912|
|El Correo del Comercio||(MEXICO) 1,374 issues||Sep 15, 1871 - Oct 12, 1876|
|El Correo Espanol||(MEXICO) 7,147 issues||Nov 9, 1889 - Dec 31, 1914|
|El Cronista Musical||34 issues||May 1, 1887 - Dec 25, 1887|
|El Cruzado||(MEXICO) 60 issues||Jul 22, 1893 - Sep 16, 1894|
|El Diario de Nueva York
||(USA, New York) 248 issues||Jan 2, 1962 - Apr 29, 1963|
|El Diario la Prensa||(USA, New York) 689 issues||May 2, 1963 - Jun 21, 1968|
|El Monitor Republicano||(MEXICO) 469 issues||Jul 1, 1884 - Dec 31, 1885|
|El Nacional||(MEXICO) 3,784 issues||Apr 1, 1890 - Dec 31, 1918|
|El Pais||(MEXICO) 4,423 issues||Sep 26, 1900 - Aug 22, 1914|
|El Pajaro Verde||(MEXICO) 1,960 issues||May 13, 1865 - Dec 31, 1886|
|El Partido Liberal||(MEXICO) 2,777 issues||Nov 13, 1886 - Oct 15, 1896|
|El Siglo Diez Y Nueve||(MEXICO) 967 issues||Jun 25,1893 - Oct 15, 1896|
|El Tiempo||(COLOMBIA) 21,397 issues||Feb 2, 1911 - Mar 31, 2007|
|El Universal||(MEXICO) 5,194 issues||Nov 16, 1848 - Dec 7, 1901|
|Jornal do Brasil||(BRAZIL) 18,167 issues||Apr 8, 1891 - Dec 31, 1999|
|La Nacion||(COSTA RICA) 9,480 issues||Nov 13, 1945 - Dec 31, 1991|
|La Opinion||(USA, Los Angeles) 23,971 issues||Mar 8, 1891 - Sep 30, 2008|
|La Sociedad||(MEXICO) 1,915 issues||Dec 26, 1857 - Mar 31, 1867|