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Did you know your library card gets you full free access to the New York Times and their archives as far back as 1981? Access to the NYT is provided by the Minuteman Library Network, Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System with support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

Enjoy free access to For both in-library and home access, create a free account and log in using that account. Coverage includes 1981 to present day, plus historic coverage 1851-1922. Remote Access includes the NY Times App and 5 Premium Archive (1923-1980) articles per day. For more information see Minuteman’s NY Times FAQ


This database includes full-text of the New York Times from January 1,1985 to the present.

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