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From: "Joanna Waugh" <>
Subject: Re: historical newspapers
Date: Fri, 29 Oct 2004 13:45:41 -0400
I subscribed this morning by phone and already I have found something of value. A great site. Thanks for bringing to my attention.
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From: "Sharon Sergeant" <>
Sent: Friday, October 29, 2004 12:03 AM
Subject: historical newspapers
> These folks in Connecticut have an online library access to Proquest resources - probably the best
> value for online subscriptions I have ever seen.
> Godfrey Memorial Library
> To access the online resources from home you will need to be a Godfrey Scholar.
> Godfrey Scholars enjoy remote access to thousands of digital records for an annual fee of $35.00.
> If you are not a member and would like to subscribe, either download the application form and mail
> it in, or call the library to register (860) 346-4375.
> From: "Joanna Waugh" <> ...
> > The ProQuest company has many newspaper archives that they license mostly to institutions. These
> > include Canada's Heritage from 1844 which is the Globe and Mail archive, The Toronto Star Pages
> > of the Past, and some of the major US papers are included in the product called "ProQuest
> > Historical Newspapers" The Toronto Star archive is available to individuals on a subscription
> > basis so I have used that many times.
> > Now, I am interested in accessing The Globe and Mail and also the ProQuest Historical Newspapers
> > product. My local library does not subscribe to either of these archives. How I can I access
> > these databases?
> > Joanna
> Sharon Sergeant
> Ancestors and Ephemera
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