Accessible Archives

As a perk of joining The Conococheague Institute, CI is pleased to offer its members and library visitors on-line access to the full-text history database Accessible Archives.

This powerful database provides access to many hard-to-find titles, including newspapers and county histories published across the nation. In this database, you will find the only digital access to Benjamin Franklin’s Pennsylvania Gazette (1728-1800)! An individual subscription to Accessible Archives is valued at $90 per year – but is included at no extra cost if you are a member of CI.

Check out the collections you can search – the list is always growing:

To begin your research, login here. Members must provide a password to log in.

If you don’t yet have a password — become a member today!! Contact us or submit a membership application online. Membership starts at just $10 for students, $25 for individuals, or $35 for families.