Hundreds of Iowa newspaper titles and more than 22 million pages, from 1836 to the present, are available for you to access on microfilm at the State Historical Society of Iowa Research Centers in Des Moines and Iowa City.
The State Historical Society of Iowa is currently digitizing select historic Iowa newspapers that are available on Chronicling America through the Iowa Digital Newspaper Project. The State Historical Research Centers in Des Moines and Iowa City offer complimentary access to NewspaperARCHIVE, a nationwide archive of millions of online historical newspaper pages.
A number of Iowa newspapers have been digitized from the microfilms in the State Historical Society of Iowa's collection and made available by Advantage Preservation. The following is a list of Iowa digitized newspapers - all inquiries regarding these digital newspapers should be directed to the respository owner.