Current Bentley University students, faculty and staff members now have free access to the Financial Times website. The Bentley Library has a subscription that gives members of the Bentley community full access to the content on the FT.com website. Users can also use their mobile devices to access the Financial Times.
Enjoy your FT.com access!
Financial Times apps are available for iOS and Android. To download the free apps, visit https://www.ft.com/tour/apps.
FT Topics allow you to automatically organize news relevant to your interests and research and to receive Alerts based on those Topics.
Learn more about selecting topics and setting up alerts:
All users are responsible for adhering to the Financial Times Copyright Policy and permitted uses as described on their website:
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 FT.com and log back in.
The FT.com website subscription allows access to breaking news as well as blogs and other online content not included in the Bentley Library databases while the databases allow more powerful searching capabilities.
Students, staff and faculty who wish to use the Financial Times for research should access the paper via the following database:
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Research Consultations are scheduled one-on-one meetings with a reference librarian. You can also schedule these consultations for a small group. Consultations usually last 30 minutes and take place during Reference Librarian Hours as listed above. 48 hours advanced notice required.
Research Guides are resources created by Bentley Librarians to guide you through research. These guides will contain a map of best bet resources of where to find information and search tips to make the research process easier. A research guide may include a list of relevant databases to search in, suggested search terms, recommended book titles, lists of websites, and more. Browse our list of Research Guides to see if one has been created for your class, a subject area, or a topic you are researching.
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