There are about 300 newspapers that have been published in the The First State - certainly not all of them are searchable online. But there are several that are indeed available. So go for it - find articles about the events, history, and people that capture the stories of Delaware.
Please note that I have not always entered the dates that are included in the collections, as I suspect they will change as more items are digitized. Also I suspect that some of these links may change over time - so if there is a dead link - please use your favorite search engine to find their new location.
(Updated June, 2020; recently added links are in BOLD)
Chronicling America: Delaware Newspapers
Google News Archive
County and Library Collections:
New Castle Public Library Newspapers
Delaware State University - DoverDelaware Tech - multiple campusesGoldey–Beacom College - Pike Creek ValleyUniversity of Delaware - NewarkWesley College - DoverWidener University Delaware Law School - WilmingtonWilmington University - New Castle
Miscellaneous Collections and Indexes:
Old Fulton Postcards
Small Town Papers
Southern School News Archive
Newspaper Abstracts - Delaware
Other Free Sites:
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