The library has a very limited collection of newspapers in microfilm. This material can be located in the Media Services department on the first floor of the library. Here are the general newspaper holdings:
Chronicling America is a searchable database of every newpaper published in the United States from 1690 until today. The directory will tell you which libraries maintain holdings of these newspapers. This project is in conjunction with the National Digital Newspaper Project. Many newspapers from 1860 until 1922 are digitized on this site.