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NYTimes.com provides access to the latest news articles from the New York Times newspaper (available in English, Chinese and Spanish). NYTimes Cooking is also included, but the Crossword and TimesMachine are not.

What you need

NYTimes.com is a third-party service that is governed by its own privacy policy and practices, not the library's. We recommend that you consult their Terms of Service and Privacy Policy.

Using NYTimes.com in the library

On any library computer, go to nytimes.com. You do not need to sign in.

Using NYTimes.com remotely

If you do not have a NYTimes.com account, or you have a paid subscription, you will need to create an account in order to gain access.

Create a NYTimes.com account

  1. Go to tpl.ca/nytimes and click on the Access Online button. Enter your library card number and PIN.
  2. Select Create Account. Enter a valid email address, create a password, then select Other/Non-Academic under type of user.
  3. You will be issued a pass that will allow you 72 hours of complimentary access. You will get a message that indicates when your pass expires and a link to go to NYTimes.com.

If you have a basic NYTimes.com account

  1. Go to tpl.ca/nytimes and click on the Access Online button. Enter your library card number and PIN.
  2. Select Log in here, enter your email address and password, then select Other/Non-Academic under type of user.

If you have a paid NYTimes.com account

If you already pay for a NYTimes subscription, you will need to create another account to access your Toronto Public Library pass. Follow the instructions above using a different email address than the one you use for your existing NYTimes account.

Use NYTimes.com on a phone or tablet

  1. In order to read on your phone or tablet, you must create an account, sign into NYTimes.com and secure a pass.
  2. Download and install the NYTimes app for iOS or Android, depending on your device.
  3. Log in using to your NYTimes.com account.
  4. If you would also like access to NYTimes Cooking, download and install the NYTimes Cooking app (for iOS only) then log in with your NYTimes account.

Each pass gives you 72 hours of complimentary access. Once it has expired, you can log in again to get new pass.

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