Online Resource - Newsbank: San José Mercury News Archive
(1985-present) Full-text articles and death notices, excluding classifieds and other ads, from the San José Mercury News.
Looking for current Mercury News articles?
Update: Access to the historical archive (1900-1985) is now available to all SJPL patrons.
Visit the King Library for access to articles from 1861 onward:
- Expanded Newsbank coverage from SJSU
- Microfilm and Microfiche from the California Room
Articles in the public domain (95 years and older) are available from the California Digital Newspaper Collection.
Additional access is available from History San José and other local libraries.