Browse FAQ Topics
Does the library keep archived copies of the Tennessean?
Last Updated: Jul 14, 2020
Vanderbilt's Central Library has microfilm of selected past issues of the Tennessean in its Government Information and Media Center, located on the 4th floor of the Central Library.
If you choose a Browse Search in the Library Catalog, and select title, enter "Tennessean" to find the record for all versions held by the Vanderbilt Libraries, including electronic access options.
If you have a card for Nashville Public Library, they have access to back issues and selected features such as obituaries online from 1999 onward at https://www.library.nashville.org/research/databases?age=All&subject=73.
The Tennessee State Library and Archives has earlier years from 1920 forward (under the newspaper's various titles) on microfilm.