Launches User Community Content Array

Share Article today launched the first phase in an initiative to supply content of interest to genealogists, writers, historians, teachers and students. has launched the first phase of an initiative to provide site content and community toolsets of interest to their core genealogy and historical research user groups. The first phase includes user guides to effectively use the search tools in each area, plus the launch of the work of genealogy columnists memoir writers.

The new launch also includes a broad array of articles of historic interest on topics such as people, events, entertainment, sports, war, disasters, politics, health, space, etc. Each of the articles refers to a number of newspaper accounts of relevance in the archive.

All of this new content and the referenced newspaper articles are available free of charge to all users. You can view the new content in the left margin navigation area of the home page at

The User Community Content Array launches September 8, 2008.

Subsequent launch phases will include academic lesson plans, community discussion and collaboration tools, and a gallery tool to allow users to assemble and annotate their own public collections of newspapers into themed galleries, memorials, reading assignments and academic reports.

About, the largest historical newspaper database online, contains tens of millions of newspaper pages from 1759 to present. Every newspaper in the archive is fully searchable by keyword and date making it easy to quickly explore historical content. is a subsidiary of Heritage Microfilm, an archival microfilm and digitization company. Publishers or librarians interested in finding more information about can visit


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