General Collections on US History
News & Magazines
This page includes links to freely available digitized historic newspapers. To find additional freely available digitized historic newspapers see ICON: International Coalition on Newspapers, BGSU list of newspapers and Penn's Historical Newspapers online. For contemporary news coverage see the News subject guide.
Images & Maps
Most government material is housed in the Government Publications section on the ground floor of Suzzallo Library. Librarians there can help you find material you need.
Digital Book Collections
For books available within the libraries, see Using the UW Libraries Catalog to Find Published Primary Sources on the Books as Primary Sources page.
Letters & Diaries
To find published letters and diaries available at the UW Libraries search the UW Libraries Catalog using the search terms: correspondence or diaries