Lehigh Libraries bring you The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post!

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Lehigh students, faculty, and staff can now enjoy full online access to The New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Washington Post, courtesy of the Lehigh Libraries. Full-text of these publications is available via the web sites www.nytimes.com, www.wsj.com, and washingtonpost.com through mobile apps.

These titles represent a valuable addition to a wide array of reliable and diverse news and information sources made available to the Lehigh community, offering news and opinion pieces, feature and archived articles, video, book reviews, and more. Students and faculty are welcome to use these resources for course assignments and research, while they keep informed on the issues of the day!

How to access The New York Times

Access to The New York Times is available online via www.nytimes.com or on the NYT mobile app without requiring the creation of an account. If you’re on-campus, simply access the site. If you’re off-campus, you’ll need to use VPN (LibraryResources Group option).

If you wish to access the New York Times from anywhere off-campus without using the VPN, or via the NYTimes app, you must first complete a one-time registration to activate your Academic Pass. To activate your pass, follow these instructions.

Mobile App:

Visit https://www.nytimes.com/mobile to download your free NYTimes app (iOS & Android).

How to access the Wall Street Journal

Access to the Wall Street Journal online via www.wsj.com or on the WSJ mobile app requires account activation. Follow these instructions to activate.

Once you have activated your account, login to www.wsj.com from any location.

Mobile App:

Visit https://now.wsj.com/mobile to download your free WSJ app (iOS & Android).


How to access the Washington Post

 Full-text is available via washingtonpost.com.

Our subscription includes:

  • Unlimited digital access to washingtonpost.com while connected to the campus network, or off-campus if accessed through the library.
  • Expert reporting and analysis from Washington and around the world, including award-winning investigative coverage and editorial commentary.
  • Real-time Q&A Discussions providing a behind the scenes look at key stories.
  • Live-streaming of Washington Post Live events, where top-level government and business leaders, emerging voices and newsmakers discuss the most pressing national and global issues of the day.

Visit Access the Washington Post for on-campus and off-campus access options.

More Information & Help:

For more information about creating or activating your account(s) and accessing the library’s nytimes.com or wsj.com subscriptions, please contact the Help Desk at (610) 758-4357 or email helpdesk@lehigh.edu.

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