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New York Times: Overview

Access the New York Times

  • Unlimited access to NYTimes.com, podcasts, newsletters, multimedia, and live events.
  • Includes Spanish and Chinese translations.
  • Access archived articles between 1851-2002 (5 pdf downloads per day per user).

First Time Users

SMU's subscription is restricted to current SMU students, faculty, and staff and requires a one-time registration. You will use your SMU email address (@smu.edu format only) to register. 

  1. Access the New York Times.
  2. Type and select "Southern Methodist University” in the box.
  3. Follow the instructions based on whether you are on-campus or off-campus.