As a Public Library patron, you have free access to everything The New York Times has to offer, including News, Games, Cooking, Wirecutter and The Athletic! Here’s how to get started exploring:
Get free access to NYTimes.com, onsite at the library:
Visit nytimes.com using any device. Ensure you are using the library’s WiFi connection.
Go to the upper right-hand corner of the screen. Click on “Log in” to create a free account or log-in to your existing account.
You now have full access to all journalism on nytimes.com while logged in at the library.
Get free access to New York Times News, Games, Cooking, Wirecutter, and The Athletic—including apps— from anywhere:
Go to our library’s dedicated URL to redeem a 24-hour access code.
Your code will auto-populate. Click redeem.
You will need to either register for a free account or log in to your existing account.
After receiving confirmation that your access code is valid, you will have 24-hours of complimentary access to the full world of The New York Times, including News, Games, Cooking, Wirecutter and The Athletic.
Once your 24-hour access code expires, you can simply repeat the process from Step 1 to redeem another 24-hour code.
MasterFILE Premier Publications
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NewsBank is a news database resource which provides archives of media publications as reference materials. Here are some quick links to the more relevant resources for us here in Washington State.
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America's News - Find global information on topics related to business, economics, education, government, health, homework help, international studies, politics, science, social issues, sports, STEM and more from a variety of news media featuring newspapers, videos and web-only content.
Anacortes American - Anacortes American - Search full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and more from current and archived issues of the Anacortes American. Available remotely 24/7 on any device.
Bellingham Herald Collection -Explore Bellingham history through local news, events and people with the Bellingham Herald Collection. Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. Available remotely 24/7 on any device.
The Seattle Time Collection - Search more than 30 years of Seattle area history with The Seattle Times Integrated Collection. With coverage from 1985 – current, the Collection contains full-color newspaper pages, individual full-text articles and content only published online.
Washington State News - Explore and research people, events and issues across Washington State. This resource contains news sources from across the state including: the Bellingham Herald, Chinook Observer, Chronicle, Columbian, Daily Herald, Daily News, Daily Record, Daily World, Kitsap Sun, News Tribune, The Olympian, Seattle Times, Spokesman-Review, Tri-City Herald, Yakima Herald-Republic and more.