The Illinois Newspaper Project (INP) identifies, preserves, and digitizes Illinois newspapers. We also help researchers locate the Illinois newspapers they need. The INP is an initiative of the History, Philosophy, and Newspaper Library, and the Department of Preservation Services, at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. [Learn more about the INP]
WHAT’S NEW IN THE INP?
Illinois Newspaper Project receives NEH funding
We are delighted to announce that we’ve received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to participate in the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) again in 2022-2024…[read more]
The Universalist was a religious newspaper published near the end of the nineteenth century, a century when religious newspapers proliferated alongside the denominations they documented. Denominationalism was a distinctive feature…[read more]
The National Prohibitionist
From 1907 to 1911 the National Prohibitionist was the official organ of the Prohibition Party, an influential “third party” of the Progressive Era. The Progressive Era produced at least twenty “third” parties, and the Prohibition Party was among the more influential, certainly the most enduring…[read more]