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New York Times: Online Access

NYTimes.com Academic Passes

The University Libraries provide direct access to NYTimes.com though an Academic Pass program. 7 Day Academic Passes provide access to up to 5 articles per day for articles published between 1923 and 1980 and unlimited access to articles published outside the 1923–1980 date range.

Click here to Activate a 7 Day NYTimes.com Academic Pass:

  • You need to have a valid colorado.edu email address Learn more »
  • You must log in to or create a NYTimes.com account with your colorado.edu email address. Learn more »
  • You cannot be an existing digital subscriber. Learn more »
  • The school must have passes available. Learn more »

After you register, NYTimes.com content will be accessible from any device, or you can download the NYTimes app for the following devices:

  • iPhone, Blackberry 10, Windows Phone 7+ and Android-powered phones
  • iPad, Kindle Fire, Windows 8 desktop and tablet, Android-powered tablets, The Collection app for iPad and the NYTimes App for the Chrome Web Store

Pass Expired? Click here to Request a New Pass Using an Existing Account

If you encounter problems accessing New York Times through the academic passes, or have any questions, please consult the NYTimes.com Pass Troubleshooting Guide or contact the University Libraries.

Other online access to The New York Times

The Libraries have purchased a limited number of Academic Passes for the 2017-18 academic year. If a pass is not available, or you only need access to a specific article, please try one of these databases below:

1857 to 12/31/1922 in ProQuest Historical Newspapers

01/01/1923 to 12/31/2013 in ProQuest Historical Newspapers

06/01/1980 to Present in ProQuest Newsstand | Factiva | LexisNexis Academic  

01/01/1985 to Present in Business Insights: Global