May 20, 2022

Google News Archive Search Option Returns to “Search Tools” Drop Down Menu

From Barry Schwartz at Search Engine Land:

Google has brought back the ability to search the Google News Archive, dating back to news stories in 2003.

In August 2011, Google removed the Google News Archive home page and then during redesigns, the ability to search the archive was dropped as well.

Schwartz’s post include a comment from Google on the return of this seacjqfunction along with a screen cap that shows where to access the Google News Archive option.

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See Also: A Browsable List of Newspapers (with Start-Stop Dates) Available via Google News Archive
Available via the newspaper archive. These papers were digitized as part of the Google Newspaper Digitization Program.

See Also: Google News Archive Help

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Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.