Did you know that in addition to the print newspaper, the library subscribes to the online edition of the Worcester Telegram and Gazette? The online version is the image edition of the newspaper and includes all sections found in print - news articles, classifieds, weather reports, puzzles and more! You can access the same day’s paper in color from the comforts of your home for free!
All you need is a valid Worcester Public Library card and a computer or device with internet access. Find it here on our website. Click on the image of the house if you are not in the library, or click on the image of the Main Library if you are in the library. Then choose the 2nd listing for the Worcester Telegram & Gazette (MA) for the paper in image format.
Articles can be printed, emailed or downloaded and saved to a flash drive. You can also search the newspaper for specific topics or keywords.
In addition, the library also the T&G in other formats:
Sunday edition from 1884
Daily edition from 1886 – Dec. 2018
Text version online (indexed):
April 17, 1989 – present
Image version (indexed):
September 2018 - current
The daily paper is available at every branch. The microfilm collection and machines are available at the periodicals and local history floor at the main library. Please use the Ask a Librarian form if you are have an obituary request and feel free to call us at 508-799-1655, ext.3 with any questions.