Digital Newspapers

Historic Kearney Hub

Access issues from June 1, 1889–December 31, 1957. These first 68 years of the newspaper’s history include over 100,000 digital pages made possible through grants and other funding sources.  

Kearney Hub Collection from NewsBank

This resource offers an additional 10+ years of the Kearney Hub. Issues from early 2005–2018 offer keyword searchable articles. (This collection does not include images, advertisements, etc.) Also, access full-color newspaper pages from September 29, 2018, to the present. Use your library card number for access.

Kearney Hub issues 1958–2004

Issues of the Kearney Hub from 1958–2004 are not available in a digital format. The library does have access to these issues via microfilm in the library. If you have questions, please call the reference desk at 308-233-3256.

Digital Newspapers

Additional Digital Newspapers

Access World News (NewsBank)

Explore and stay informed on local, national and international topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues and more. Features a wide variety of credible, vetted news sources from around the world to around the corner, including the Kearney Hub, the Omaha World Herald, and much more! Use your library card number for access. 

Chronicling America

Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1789–1963 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress. 

Nebraska Newspapers

Nebraska Newspapers is a collaborative site developed by the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and the Nebraska State Historical Society. It presents many resources relating to the State's papers such as searchable full-text of selected newspapers published in the state before 1923 and information about historically significant newspapers. Editorials cover different social, political, and economic viewpoints from various regions of Nebraska.