Tag Archive for: Newspaper


The ZEitungsinFormationssYStem ZEFYS currently contains a total of 276,015 issues of 193 historical newspapers from Germany and German-language newspapers from abroad. Metadata, images and often also full texts are available via our interfaces (APIs).


A visualization of concepts that change over time in digitized newspapers from the years 1882 to 1902 from the holdings of the Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin.

Berliner Schlagzeilen (aka “Berlin Headlines”)

The bot “Berliner Schlagzeilen” twitters the headlines and a picture of the title page of the respective issue from 100 years ago on a daily basis.

Altpapier (aka “used paper”)

The app Altpapier brings some of the most exciting and curious newspaper reports of the early 20th century to smartphones.