Old German Newspapers in Germany & abroad



About Them:

The website you linked to is for ZEFYS, which stands for “Zeitungsportal der Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin” in German or “Newspaper Portal of the State Library of Berlin” in English. ZEFYS is a digital collection of historical newspapers from Germany and other parts of the world.

On the website, you can search for and browse through digital copies of newspapers from various time periods and regions. The newspapers are primarily in German, but there are also some in other languages such as English, French, and Polish.

The website offers various search options, including keyword search, date range search, and advanced search with various filters. You can also browse the newspapers by title, place of publication, and date.

ZEFYS is a valuable resource for researchers and anyone interested in historical newspapers and the history of Germany and other regions. It is maintained by the State Library of Berlin and is freely accessible to the public.


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