The library receives the current issue of the major daily newspaper (Birmingham
News) and keeps it in paper copy until receipt of microfilm. Microfilm
usually arrives six to ten weeks after the original date of publication of the
Local Newspaper Titles.
Birmingham Newspapers Online
- Alabama newspapers
Current issues of Alabama newspapers available through the Internet.
- NewsLibrary This
site includes archived full text articles from newspapers across the United
The Birmingham News articles are free for Birmingham Public Library card
holders. Articles from other newspapers are available for a small fee.
Newspapers Available at Birmingham Public Library
Search the catalog for all newspapers held at BPL
- Online newspapers. Find full text, electronic version of newspapers with articles available to BPL patrons. (Looking for a particular title? Look here.)
Newspaper Indexes Available at the Birmingham Public Library
- El Diario/La Prensa is one
of the country's oldest and most respected Spanish-language newspapers with
a circulation of over 73,000. (Spanish) Updated daily.
Journals, and Magazines available online in Chinese, French<,
German, Italian, Japanese, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish (created by MIT Libraries).
- Online Newspapers Around The World
(Internet Public Library)