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UW-Madison students, faculty, and staff have free access to The New York Times Digital (NYTimes.com) through the UW-Madison Libraries. Register for access and create an account by following the steps below.
For additional information or help creating your account, use Ask a Librarian.
Once you have registered and created an account, you can access content of The New York Times Digital (NYTimes.com) by visiting NYTimes.com, or downloading the mobile app, and logging in with your NYTimes.com account. The activation page is needed only to register for or renew access.
Students will have access until they graduate. Faculty and staff will need to renew once every four years.
The New York Times is published in two formats: a print paper and online as New York Times Digital (NYTimes.com). The New York Times Digital includes access to some articles and content that are not available in the print paper and are exclusively digital. The Libraries offer online access to articles from the print paper through databases. These databases provide better search capabilities, and access to older or historical content (1923-1980), than does The New York Times Digital and are recommended for research needs.