Local Research

  • Go to the Jackson County Library Services Catalog
  • Go to 'Browse' and change the Search By to ‘subject’.
  • A few examples are:
    • jackson county or        (the ‘or’ is for Oregon)
    • medford or   
    • ashland or  
    • rogue river valley

  • Oregon Heritage , Southern Oregon Historical Society, 1994-1995; Ref 979.5 Oregon 1994-1995
  • Oregon Historical Quarterly, Oregon Historical Society, 1900-current; in older magazines area
  • Rogue Digger, Rogue Valley Genealogical Society, 1970-current; Ref 929.379521 Rogue
  • Southern Oregon Heritage / Southern Oregon Heritage Today, Southern Oregon Historical Society, 1995-2008; some have been cataloged at Ref 979.5 Southern
  • Table Rock Sentinel, Southern Oregon Historical Society, 1981-1994; some have been cataloged at Ref 979.5 Table 1986-1987
  • Medford Mail Tribune, and its various titles, from late 1890s to current
  • Oregonian, from 1964-2006 on microfilm; keep current hardcopy for 6 months
  • Ashland American / Ashland Register, Jan. 1927-May 1928
  • Central Point American, Jan 1927, July 1936-Aug. 1956
  • Central Point Herald, April 1906-June 1917
  • Central Point Star / Central Point American, April 1929-Sept. 1930, Sept. 1931-July 1936
  • Jackson County News, Oct. 1924-Oct. 1926
  • Jacksonville Post, July 1907-Sept. 1924
  • Various Jacksonville papers, on one reel, mostly from the 1860s and 1870s
  • Ashland Daily Tidings, June 1876-current at the Ashland Branch; Medford has some microfilm for  2003, 2004-2005, and 2006
  • Newspaper abstracts – in the Ref 071.95 area
  • Ashland Tidings, June 17, 1876-Dec. 9, 1927
  • Southern Oregonian, April 5, 1902-Oct. 30, 1909
  • Medford Enquirer, Feb. 9, 1900- July 3, 1903
  • Gold Hill News (Gleanings from the...), 1910-1914, 1917-1921; Gold Hill and Rogue River branches have 1915-1916 and 1926-1927
  • Gold Hill News, Jan. 19, 1897-Jan. 7, 1910
  • Democratic Times (Jacksonville), 1871-1877, 1901-1904
  • Medford Sun, Nov. 15, 1910-June 22, 1911
  • Talent News, Jan. 14, 1892-July 15, 1894
  • Historical Index of Jacksonville Newspapers


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