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ACPL Periodicals

Information on current Alamance County Public Libraries Periodicals with access to availability in print and electronically, and access to publication website.

About the newspapers

The Alamance County Public Libraries has numerous newspaper subscriptions, but all titles are not available at all branches.

Below, you will find a listing of all of the newspapers to which ACPL subscribes and library location.

Included for each title is a link to that newspaper's website.

There are a number of newspapers available as Electronic Resources that are not available in print form here at the library.  To locate and view a desired title, select the Access NCLive tab above.

ACPL retention of print issues is as follows;

            Burlington Times News - prints copies held until receipt of microfilm.

            All other print newspapers held in retention 2 months although time may vary based on newspaper.

            Inquire at Reference for details.

Selected newspapers are available on microfilm and are listed below.

ACPL Current Newspaper Subscriptions

Alamance News (Wkly)                

          Available at : Graham, May Memorial, Mebane, North Park

Barron's (Wkly)                                  

          Available at : May Memorial                                       

Burlington Times News

          Available at : Graham, May Memorial, Mebane, North Park          

Charlotte Observer (Sun. only)     

          Available at : May Memorial                              

 Christian Science Monitor (Wkly)

         Available at :   May Memorial                                         

Durham Herald-Sun

         Available at : Graham, May Memorial, Mebane                        

Greater Diversity News (Wkly)                                 

          Available at : North Park                         

Greensboro News & Record

         Available at : Graham, May Memorial                           

Investor's Business Daily

         Available at : May Memorial                                              

Mebane Enterprise (Wkly)           

         Available at : May Memorial, Mebane                          

New York Times                

        Available at :   May Memorial                                            

Raleigh News & Observer

         Available at : Graham, May Memorial, Mebane 

Triad Business Journal (Wkly)               

          Available at : May Memorial      

USA Today

         Available at : Graham

Wall Street Journal

         Available at : May Memorial, Mebane  

Winston Salem Journal

         Available at : May Memorial   


NOTE:  Newspapers are daily unless noted otherwise.

ACPL Newspapers on Microfilm

The following may be of historical interest to business researchers. Microfilm machines are located in Reference. 

Microfilm available at May Memorial:

            Alamance Gleaner, 1875 - 1947

            Alamance News, 1985- present

            Burlington Times News,  Jan. 1923 - present

            Hillsborough Record, 1820 - 1854

            Mebane Leader, 1911 - 1915

            State Dispatch & Twice-A-Week Dispatch, 1908 - 1915

            Wall Street Journal, 1968 - Nov. 1999

Microfilm available at Mebane Library:

            Mebane Enterprise,  May 18, 1922 - Dec 8, 1967 and Jan 2, 1991 - Dec 31 of last year

            Mebane Leader,  Jan 5, 1911 - Dec 19, 1912,

                                           Jan 2, 1913 - Dec 31, 1914

                                           Jan 8, 1915 - Dec 23, 1915