The Arkansas State Archives’ newspaper collection includes microfilm in excess of 3,000 titles published at 250 different places in Arkansas, from 1819 to the present. In addition to papers featuring state and local news, the collection also contains religious, professional, and special-interest publications. To see selected Arkansas titles from the State Archives holdings digitally, explore the Library of Congress' Chronicling America collections. Additional digital newspaper holdings may be viewed in the State Archives’ research rooms in Little Rock, Washington, and Powhatan, at newspapers.com.
Newspapers in microfilm format are available for viewing at our three facilities and inventories can be searched at: