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Wall Street Journal

Learn how to take advantage of a free Wall Street Journal online subscription from the Bentley Library. Only available to current students, faculty, and staff.

The Wall Street Journal

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Bentley University students, faculty and staff members now have free access to Wall Street Journal website. The Bentley Library has a subscription that gives members of the Bentley community full access to the content on the website. Users can also use their mobile devices to access the Wall Street Journal.


How to Get Started

Register for an Account:

  • Go directly to Bentley’s account activation page.
  • You will be brought to a Bentley Log In page. Enter your Bentley credentials to sign in. 
  • Complete the Create Account form with your information, selecting whether you are a student, staff, or faculty member. 
  • You will see a confirmation screen if you have registered successfully. A confirmation email will also be sent to you.
  • Verify your account by following the directions in the email that has been sent to you.

Enjoy your access! This account will last for one calendar year before you will have to renew your account. 

Mobile Apps

WSJ Apps are available for iOS and Android to take your subscription with you wherever you are. To download the free apps, visit

Returning Users:

There's no special log in screen once you have activated your account. You can log in right from!

Renewing Your Account

Wall Street Journal accounts last for one calendar year from activation. At the end of the subscription period, you will need to renew your account by following the directions above on How to Get Started.


Why can’t I log in?

You must create your account using your Bentley University email address. If you have created an account with a non-Bentley email, your account may have been suspended.

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

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

Where else can I get the Wall Street Journal? Is there an easier place I can search past issues?

The 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 Wall Street Journal for research should access the paper via the following databases:

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