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UB Libraries Introduces Free Access to New York Times and Wall Street Journal

Monday, November 7th, 2022

The University at Buffalo Libraries is pleased to provide free digital access to both The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal for all current UB students, faculty, and staff.

To activate your New York Times account, go to

The New York Times includes coverage on nearly every topic. Whether you are writing a paper, prepping course materials, or planning for the weekend ahead, discover original, quality journalism that helps you understand the world — and make the most of every part of life. Located in the Library’s A-Z Databases, users can access not only current issues but a complete archive from when the paper started in 1851 to the present. University access also includes NYT Cooking and Games.

To activate your Wall Street Journal account, go to

Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Wall Street Journal includes coverage of U.S. & world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. Located in the Library’s A-Z Databases, users have access from 1997 to present. Digital access includes exclusive benefits with WSJ+, a complimentary benefits program that gives members access to virtual events and offers, such as invites to talks and a free e-book each month.