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Newspapers.com: Article Viewer

Tips for Using the Article Viewer

Article Viewer

There are several options for viewing articles in the Newspapers.com article viewer as shown above.  

Some tips to keep in mind:

  • You do not need a personal account to view articles but to interact with them (clip, share, save to Ancestry), you will need to set up a free Newspaper.com personal account.  Ancestry interaction also requires an Ancestry.com free account.
  • Options for saving and printing include .jpeg (image) or .pdf (portable document file).  You can save or print a page or part of a page. 
  • Different Internet browsers (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Safari, etc.) perform download article actions differently.  Know how it works so you don't feel like you've lost a download.  Consider saving to a flashdrive or cloud account if you use a public computer. 
  • The back button of your Internet browser will get you back to a previous screen.