zeit.punktNRW - digitalized historical newspapers

Do a free search of newspapers from 1800 - 1945 from the Rhineland and Westphalia!

We have supported the state project under the leadership of the ULB Bonn with approx. 330 master films from 8 local newspapers.

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What is included in the project?

  • a large selection of local and regional newspapers, which have not yet been listed nationally or accessible online

Who provides the newspapers?

  • municipal and state archives and libraries from the various regions of North Rhine-Westphalia

What happens in the first project phase 2017-2019?

  • high-quality master films will be digitalized in order to make more newspaper pages available online for free as quickly as possible.