Library digital archive available online
September 1, 2017
Sidney Public Library’s online digital newspaper archive is now available.
Sidney and Cheyenne County area newspapers from as far back as 1875 can now be searched from the comfort of home.
“We get a lot of requests from people to find information in the old local newspapers we have on microfilm,” Andrew Sherman, library director, said, “and the issue we have is, if the person doesn’t have a good idea of the date or a fairly limited date range for us to search, with our staff, it’s just not practical for us.”
Instead of loading up a reel of film and scrolling, the online archiv...