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Newspapers

Johnstown Independent
Search and browse online records of Johnstown, Ohio local newspapers from 1884-2007.

Newark Advocate

Access articles, obituaries, and more from 2002 to current issues from local newspaper, Newark Advocate.

NewsBank
(Including the Columbus Dispatch)
Explore a specific issue or event through the detailed coverage provided by local reporting or compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people.

Newspaper Archive
(This resource can only be accessed while in the library)
Explore the world’s largest historical newspaper archive, with newspaper pages from many newspapers, including the Newark Advocate, from 1607 to present.

Newspaper Source

Read articles from newspapers around the U.S., including industry-specific newspapers and TV and radio news transcripts.


  • Nov
    14

    Family Story Time - Mary E. Babcock Branch (Johnstown)

    10:30 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock) - Story Time Area

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

  • Nov
    14

    Preschool Story Time

    10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Read engaging books, sing songs, and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.

  • Nov
    14

    Crafternoon for Kids: Fingerprint Tree

    4:00 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    Create a cute holiday paper/cardboard character to bring holiday cheer to your space.

  • Nov
    14

    Basics: Google Docs

    4:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room B

    Learn the basics of Google Docs, such as creating a new document, document setup, how to copy and paste, changing fonts/color/size, aligning text, adding bullets, adjusting the margins, saving and pri...

  • Nov
    14

    Babcock Book Club

    6:30 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    November: Where Hope Begins by Catherine WestDecember: The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty