Connetquot Public Library

Local History

Brooklyn Newsstand: Brooklyn Daily Eagle Online
Search the historical Brooklyn Daily Eagle newspaper and view images of articles published between 1841 and 1955.
Building-Structure Inventory Files
This is a collection of local historic building inventories
Long Island Historical Journal
Website contains index and full-text articles of the Long Island Historical Journal(1988 to 2008).
Newsday (1940 - 1984)
Search Newsday's full text articles from 1940 to 1984. All articles can be printed or emailed.
Newsday (1985 - present)
Search Newsday's full text articles back to 1985. This database covers the three main editions - Nassau, Suffolk and City. All articles can be printed or emailed.
Obituaries Index
This is an index of obituaries published in local newspapers (Ronkonkoma Review, Brookhaven Review and the Islip Bulletin).
Old Fulton New York Post Cards
Search over 26,108,000 old New York historical newspapers. Included in the collection are issues of Suffolk County News from 1900 to 1986 (with some gaps).
Suffolk Historic Newspapers
A collections of local newspapers with full text articles published at the late 19th century. Newspapers included are South Side Signal, The Long Islander, The Long Island Traveler, The Corrector, The Mid-Island Mail, The Port Jefferson Echo, Sag Harbor Express, and Suffolk County News and others.