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Basic information about accessing the New York Times site license

Frank Quinn, Liaison

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New York Times access information

All LRU students, faculty, and staff now have online access to the web edition of the New York Times.  Coverage is from 1851 to the present (except for archived articles between 1923 and 1980, which are limited to 5 per day).  Here's how to active your subscription:

Step 1: Navigate to

Step 2: Search for and select "Lenoir-Rhyne University"

      You will be redirected to the NYT registration page.

Step 3: Click "Create Account" and complete fields; you must use your or email

Step 4: Verify your account (you will receive a confirmation email)*

* The confirmation email may be routed to your spam folder. You must click the link in this email to complete the registration.

Although our subscription does not include access to the Crossword, it does include most of the content described on this page.


New York Times in Education

New York Times in Education 

Included with our subscription is the New York Times in Education site, which provides both educators and students the ability to make the most of’s digital 24/7 content. Faculty contributions, curated New York Times articles, custom news alerts, co-curricular activities, and weekly digests in several major subject areas, including English, Biology, Business, Criminal Justice, Economics, and more.

How do you access
Visit and click link “Register” at the upper right hand corner. From there, follow the instructions  to create an account using your Lenoir-Rhyne email address as your username.