Archives • Use past issues of The Denver Post and Rocky Mountain News for student research. • Rocky Mountain News archives April, 2004 through March, 2009 • The Denver Post archives April, 2004 through the present
To access the archives, go to www.DenverPostEducation.curriculum Click on the *Curriculum Downloads link and enter the user name and password (sent to all classroom eEdition subscribers)
*Curriculum Downloads Click on the link to the Denver Post or Rocky Mountain News Archive. There is also a link to a 2-page tip sheet on using the archive.
Use Select Archiveto look at a specific issue of the newspaper by date
Search Archive for specific words Search the entire archive or specify a date range
Sort search results The most useful are score, date ascending or date descending.
Search Results Here are search results for “hurricane.” Click on the headline or on the article link to open the article in a separate window.
Article Window • The search term “hurricane’ is highlighted in the article. • You can: • Read the article on the screen • Print the article • Send(email) a link to the article to yourself or someone else • Note: My Collection adds a cookie to your computer and only works for that computer.
Search Results Click on the Page link to read the article in the original newspaper page.
Article in newspaper page The article is highlighted on the page. Seeing other news articles provides context for events.
It’s News to Me! Teaching with Colorado’s Historic Newspaper Collection
Colorado’s Historic Newspaper Collection • www.ColoradoHistoricNewspapers.org • includes over 163 newspapers published in Colorado from 1859 to 1923 • from 77 cities and 45 counties throughout the state • published in English, German, Spanish, or Swedish • contains more than 500,000 digitized pages from these newspapers
www.DenverPostEducation.com Go to eEdition Lessons. In the menu, click on Colorado’s Historic Newspaper Collection and eEdition Lessons for a collection of lessons using both the eEdition and Colorado’s Historic Newspaper collection.
Contact Us • Jill Armstrong, Youth Content/Webjarmstrong@denverpost.com • Dana Plewka, Managerdplewka@denverpost.com • 303-954-3999 • www.DenverPostEducation.com