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The sites below offer some information about their town's history. If you are researching a town or area that is not covered in this guide, keep in mind that that town may have a historical society that might post the information that you are looking for on a website. Try searching: [Town Name], NY site:org to bring up the town or city's official website.
And remember: the town library probably has a lot more historical information that you can get in person!
Daily Gazette This link opens in a new window
Read articles from Schenectady’s local newspaper. Articles are from 1997 – present.
Hospitality & Tourism Complete This link opens in a new window
Use this database to find publications in hospitality, culinary arts and tourism. If you’re looking for trade publication, limit source type to trade publications.
New York Times (Gale) This link opens in a new window
This database includes articles from newspapers from the New York Times. This includes full text from 1985 to current.