Kentucky newspapers are a valuable research option with many articles about the history of the state, as well as national and international news. This presentation was brief overview of the Kentucky Newspaper Digital Program [KDNP] and its development over many years. KDNP provides patrons access to the hundreds of Kentucky newspaper titles. Many of these titles are available full-text online via the University of Kentucky Library catalog. The weekly history vignettes are based on Kentucky newspaper articles and cover a wide range of topics. They are online at the KDNP Facebook site.
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Project titles @ https://saalck-uky.primo.exlibrisgroup.com/discovery/search?vid=01SAA_UKY:KDNP
Kentucky Digital Newspaper Project on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/KyDNP/
Jones, Reinette F. and Terry, Kopana, "Soap Eaters & Coon Dogs… According to Kentucky Newspapers!" (2022). Library Presentations. 253.
Archival Science Commons, Collection Development and Management Commons, Digital Humanities Commons, Social Media Commons
University of Kentucky Libraries
Research & Innovation Day
June 7, 2022