As of October 2014, current issues of the Coastland Times cannot be accessed online. The thrice-weekly newspaper in Dare County, N.C., has archived issues from 1951 to 2009 available through the Dare County Digital Heritage Collection. The Coastland Times is published in Manteo, N.C.
The Dare County Digital Heritage Collection allows users to browse issues by year and month. Input a custom search to find more than 143,500 entries for the Coastland Times. The online archive displays a scan of an original image from the issue. For instance, a search of the Aug. 31, 2003, edition yields scanned, black-and-white images of the original paper edition of the Coastland Times.