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Access to the online version of the New York Times and New York Times in Education.

New York Times

Bentley University student, faculty and staff member now has free access to The New York Times website. The Bentley Library has a subscription to a New York Times Group Pass that gives members of the Bentley community full access to the content on the NYTimes.com website. Users can also use their mobile devices to access the New York Times.

How to get started

New User Registration

  • From on campus,go to the AccessNYT.com Pass page.
  • Select "Create Account."
  • Complete the Sign Up form with your Bentley University email address. When you see the Start Your Access screen, you have successfully registered.


Returning Users

Once you have activated your account, you can log into your account at NYTimes.com.


Mobile Apps

To download your free NYTimes smartphone or iPad apps, go to NYTimes.com/mobile.

The New York Times in Education

Bentley's NYTimes.com academic site license provides course-relevant content including videos, photos, infographics, and podcasts.  Newyorktimesineducation.com provides selected areas of study for students to explore, from American Government, to Biology, to Microeconomics, to Writing and English Composition, and beyond.  There are instructional strategies designed to promote learning across disciplines and ideas for coo-curricular activities outside of the classroom.

FAQs

Why can’t I log in?
You must activate your account from Bentley's network by using the AccessNYT.com Pass link to create an account.


Why am I asked to login on some occasions and not others?

Your browser cache or history may have cleared itself. Go to NYTimes.com and log back in.


Are there user restrictions with Bentley's account with the NYTimes.com?

You must have a valid Bentley University email address to register.

Our access does not include e-reader editions, Premium Crosswords, Times Insider or The New York Times Crosswords apps. NYTimes apps are not supported on all devices.

Access to archived articles within the date range 1923-1980 is limited. Within this date range, you may only open 5 PDF articles per day.

Renewing Your NYTimes.com account

new york times It has been a year since we announced that current Bentley faculty, staff, and students are eligible to receive free access to the NYTimes.com via the library’s group pass subscription!  All NYTimes.com accounts will expire on their one year anniversary.

Don’t despair, it’s easy to renew your Bentley Library group pass subscription following these steps:

  1. While on-campus, go to http://www.nytimes.com/grouppass
  2. Click on Already have an account? Log in here. Login with the same username and password that you registered with. If you have forgotten your password, click the Forgot password? link.
  3. You will see an on-screen confirmation that your pass has been reactivated, the new expiration date, and an option to add a calendar reminder for next year.

Research databases that index the New York Times

The NYTimes.com website subscription allows access to breaking news as well as blogs and other online content not included in the Bentley Library's databases while the databases allow unlimited access to their content and more powerful searching capabilities.  Students, staff and faculty who wish to use the New York Times for research should access the paper via the following aggregators: