With microfilm, we can easily go back in time and see what the local neighborhood, or the world, was like on a given date—your birthday, for instance—from articles, drawings and photographs.
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February 29th, 2016 · Comments Off on Microfilm – a Time Machine · City Library, Foundation, Grades 6-12, Library Databases, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Teens, Trustees
January 23rd, 2014 · Comments Off on New York Times on microfilm · City Library, Events, Main Branch, News, Technology
We’re sorry to report that we will no longer offer access to The New York Times Digital Microfilm.
November 15th, 2013 · 1 Comment · City Library, Foundation, Local History, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week, Technology
Have you ever looked up an obituary, or any old newspaper article, on a roll of microfilm? How about browse the pages of an old city directory or government report on microfiche?
July 10th, 2012 · Comments Off on Time Machine · City Library, Main Branch, NH Room, Technology
It feels like you are going back in time, when looking at the microfilm of newspapers from way back.
October 31st, 2011 · Comments Off on Breathing Space for Aging Materials · Books, City Library, Main Branch, Technology, West Branch
Digitization is a new word in a new century.
September 25th, 2010 · Comments Off on Remember Manchester Free Press? · City Library, Local History, Main Branch, Manchester Express, News, NH Room
If you lived in Manchester during the early 1960s you probably remember the free newspaper called the Manchester Free Press.
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April 28th, 2010 · Comments Off on Newspaper Searches · City Library, Main Branch, News, NH Room, Research Tip of the Week
The Manchester City Library maintains prior copies of two newspapers, Union Leader and New Hampshire Sunday News. The copies are on microfilm. Neither edition is indexed prior to 1989. You are free to seach the microfilm. You should first try to determine the day, month and year. If you wish the library to do the […]