Riverside Residents Get Free Access to the New York Times

Published: 02/26/2019

The City of Riverside Public Library is now offering free access to the digital edition of the New York Times! Through a special resource program supported by the California State Library, Riverside residents can digitally access NY Times content from 1851 to now. 

Content featured in this offer includes: all regular newspaper content (articles, editorials, etc), all multimedia, including video, photography, VR features, and all new multimedia to come. Additionally, you can receive personalized access, including e-mail newsletters such as California Today, mobile apps for phones and tablets with customizable news feeds, and article recommendations based on topics you most commonly read about.

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For Onsite Connection

  • Connect to Riv-Guest Wi-Fi connection. 
  • Register or log in at nytime.com/register.
  • You can enjoy unlimited access to NYTimes.com on any device during your visit.

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For Off-site Connection

  • Visit NYTimes Access.
  • Redeem access code. 
  • Register or log in.
  • You can enjoy unlimited access to NYTimes.com on any device.

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Library Access

Though a library card is not required for online access to the New York Times, we encourage you to get one to enjoy all the services our libraries have to offer. The Riverside public library system consists of a main library plus 7 branch libraries located throughout the city.

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