Newspapers.com is the largest online newspaper archive, and it currently contains over 571 million pages of historical newspapers from more than 16,400 newspapers from around the world. This website has over 300 years’ worth of newspapers. Newspapers.com is owned and was created by Ancestry in 2012, as a spinoff of its digital online newspaper components. Newspapers.com aims to provide a unique view of the past and is helpful with understanding and connecting with people, events, and attitudes of an earlier time. This website is targeted to those who would find the most use out of its content, such as historians, genealogists, family historians, and researchers.
The newspaper.com website is regularly updated and allows users to freely browse the different historical newspapers, search for newspaper topics, search for specific newspapers. In addition, users can also search other users’ newspaper clippings and search for papers by location and date as well.
Newspapers.com offers a 7-day free trial to allow users to try out the service. For those who would like to have a full membership, there are two subscriptions to choose from. The Newspaper.com Basic subscription gives users access to all papers on the website and the ability to clip and share articles for $7.95 per month or $44.95 for 6 months. The Newspapers.com Publisher Extra subscription consists of everything in the basic subscription, plus more than 396 million additional licensed pages from publishers and archives through the last month. This subscription costs $19.90 per month or $74.90 for 6 months.
If you would like to cancel your Newspapers.com subscription, follow the detailed instructions shown on this page.
- First Name
- Last Name
- Phone Number
- Email Address
- Billing Address
- ZIP/Postal Code
- Reason for Cancellation
- Last 4 Digits of Card
- Date of Last Charge
- Amount of Last Charge
- Goto newspapers.com
- Log in to your account using your email address and password
- Scroll down to locate “Help” at the very bottom of the page
- Click on the “Help” link
- Scroll down to locate “Cancel” near the bottom of the page
- Click on the “Cancel” link
- Enter your information where requested
- Keep your confirmation number or email as proof that you cancelled your account