Most people are familiar with newspapers. The Valley Library subscribes to over 90 newspapers, many local to Oregon, plus national and international newspapers. Some materials that are included in article databasees are really "newspapers" in style and format such as the Wall Street Journal and the Chronicle of Higher Education.
The Library has copies of some of these newspapers since the beginning of the newspaper. For example:
In most instances, these very old newspapers are available on microfilm on the 3rd Floor of the Library.