A graphic of a newspaper.

We have a variety of regional and national newspapers in the Adult Services Department on the first floor. The library retains 3 months worth of past newspapers.

Newspaper List

  • Barron's
  • Business Ledger
  • Chicago Sun-Times
  • Chicago Tribune 
  • Chicago Tribune Printer's Row
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Crain's Chicago Business
  • Darien (DuPage) Progress: 1971-1974; 1976; June-Dec. 1978; 1979-1991; 1992-1999 (inc.) (Ask staff)
  • Doings
  • Financial Times
  • Investor's Business Daily
  • New York Review of Books
  • New York Times
  • New York Times (Large Print)
  • Suburban Life
  • USA Today
  • Wall Street Journal
  • Washington Times Weekly
  • Willowbrook Progress: Jan.-Aug. 1998; Jan.-Aug. 1999; Jan.-April 2000 (Ask staff)

Need help finding the newspaper you are looking for?

You can access other titles in full-text or on microfilm. For titles not on this list, check www.worldcat.org, ask at the Ask Us (Adult Services) Desk, call 630/887-8760 ext. 241, or use the Ask a Librarian Formto email a librarian.

 

Databases

access_world_news

Access World News features diverse global perspectives on issues and events related to business, economics, health, the environment, crime, education, science, the arts, literature, and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, periodicals, videos, and web-only content.

Chicago Area Newspapers contains the full text of the Chicago Sun-Times from 1986 to the present, plus The Doings, Suburban Life, Daily Herald, SouthtownStar, and much more.

Chicago Tribune Historical Archives contains the full text of the Chicago Tribune from 1849 to 1985. Browse front pages by date, search obituaries by name, and explore the news archive by date, era, or presidency.

InfoTrac Newsstand is a collection of state and country newspapers, including The New York Times from 1985-present.

 

50States.com
Access over 3,200 newspapers from the different states.

Advertising Age (Indian Prairie collection)
The Ad Age Web site features highlights from the most current issues, interactive features, and a job bank. Access to certain features and an archive going back to 1995 requires free registration.

Financial Times (Indian Prairie collection)
Financial Times is an England based international business newspaper primarily offering investment tips, advice, and tools along with articles from the day's paper.

Headline Spot
News source for the 50 states, 40 cities, and 57 countries.