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New Jersey Digitized Historic Newspapers

An index of all known digitized newspapers published in New Jersey

Monmouth County Digitized Newspapers

Aberdeen

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Jersey Chronicle
(1795 - 1796)
Commercial Access via America's Historical Newspapers  

Allentown

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Allentown Industry
(1880)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Allentown Messenger
(1903 - 1971)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Allentown Times
(1881)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
The Herald
(1883)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Messenger-Press
(1972 - 2008)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Asbury Park

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Asbury Park Daily Press 
(1898 - 1901)
Free Access via the Ocean Grove Historical Society  
Asbury Park Evening Press
(1905-1974)
Commercial Access via ProQuest Historical Newspapers  
Asbury Park Journal
(1876 - 1901)
Free Access via the Ocean Grove Historical Society Incomplete
Asbury Park Press
(1887 - Current)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Asbury Park Press
(1974 - 2009)
Commercial Access via ProQuest Historical Newspapers  
Asbury Park Press
(2010 - Current)
Commercial Access via ProQuest US Newsstream  
The Shore Press
(1891- 1904)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Atlantic Highlands

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Atlantic Highlander
(1915 - 1918)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Atlantic Highlands Journal
(1895 - 1954)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
The Monmouth Press
(1892 - 1914)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Belmar

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Belmar Newspapers (various)
(1881 - 1974)
 
Free Access via the Belmar Historical Society Incomplete. Collection includes The Crab, The Coast Advertiser, the Ocean Grove Times and the Coast Echo
Coast Advertiser
(1943 - 1944)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Berkeley Heights

Newspaper Title Access Notes
The Ledger Local
(2006 - Current)
Commercial Access via America's News  

Freehold

Newspaper Title Access Notes
The Freehold Transcript and The Monmouth Inquirer
(1888 - 1964)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
The Monmouth Daily Inquirer
(1858)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com Incomplete
Monmouth Democrat
(1834 - 1942)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Monmouth Democrat and Farmers' and Workingmens' Advocate
(1842 - 1853)
Commercial Access via America's Historical Newspapers;
Commercial Access via Genealogy Bank
 
The Monmouth Inquirer
(1821 - 1933)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com Incomplete
Monmouth Press
(1888 - 1890)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Monmouth Star
(1820 - 1821)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Keansburg

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Keansburg News
(1935 - 1953)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Keyport

Newspaper Title Access Notes
The Enterprise
(1879)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Keyport Enterprise
(1885 - 1948)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Keyport Weekly
(1878 - 1962)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
The Keyport Weekly
(1962 - 1972)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Long Branch

Newspaper Title Access Notes
The Echo
(1904 - 1943)
Free Access via the Red Bank Public Library African-American newspaper; published in Long Branch 1904-1909, published in Red Bank 1910-1943; image quality is variable, two different scans of the newspaper are provided for comparison
Long Branch Daily Record
(1903 - 1975)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Long Branch Record
(1900 - 1910)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Matawan

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Matawan Independent
(1954 - 2000)
Free Access via the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library

Missing 1970 and 1971

Matawan Journal
(1869 - 1973)
Free Access via the Matawan Aberdeen Public Library Incomplete
Matawan Journal
(1869 - 1961)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
The NJ Standard
(1852 - 1869)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com Distributed simultaneously at Keyport, N.J., (1852-1855); published at Keyport, distributed simultaneously at Middletown Point [i.e. Matawan], N.J., (1855-1858); published at Red Bank, N.J., (1858-1900).

Manasquan

Newspaper Title Access Notes
The Coast Star
(1899 - Current)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
The Sea-Side
(1877 - 1888)
Free Access via NJ Historical Portal  

Ocean Grove

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Ocean Grove Record
(1875 - 1899)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Ocean Grove Times
(1875 - 1986)
Free Access via the Ocean Grove Historical Society Incomplete

Red Bank

Newspaper Title Access Notes
Daily Register
(1964 - 1991)
Free Access via the Middletown Township Public Library & Red Bank Public Library  
Daily Standard
(1901 - 1941)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
The Echo
(1904-1943)
Free Access via the Red Bank Public Library African-American newspaper; published in Long Branch 1904-1909, published in Red Bank 1910-1943; image quality is variable, two different scans of the newspaper are provided for comparison
Red Bank Register
(1878 - 1964)
Free Access via the Middletown Township Public Library & Red Bank Public Library  
Red Bank Register
(1878 - 1891)
Free Access via Old Fulton New York Postcards Incomplete

Spring Lake

Newspaper Title Access Notes
South Monmouth News
(1852)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  
Spring Lake Gazette
(1923 - 1950)
Commercial Access via Newspapers.com  

Last updated December 5, 2018

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