Your Plymouth Public library card now gives you 24 hour complimentary, unlimited access to the digital edition of The New York Times.
The Library provides free online access to The New York Times on computers at the Main Library and Branch, and 72-hour offsite access through our website by code activation.
Access on library computers:
Go to the Databases page and click on New York Times Digital.
**Click “Log In” and then “Sign Up” to create an account with your personal email address, or log in if you have already created an account.
Click through 5+ articles to ensure you do not hit the NYT pay wall.
Open a web browser.
For Plymouth card holders, click on this remote access link; if you are registered as a patron of the Manomet Branch Library, please click here.
*Click “Redeem” to get 72 hours of continuous access.
**Register with your personal email address, or click on “log in here” if you have already created an account.
* After the first 72 hours have passed, you will need to redeem another code for another 72 hours of remote access (i.e. Repeat Step 2). This is the licensing model that New York Times has negotiated with public libraries.
** Please be advised that registering an email address with New York Times Digital will opt you into receiving email marketing communications from the New York Times. To opt out of receiving mailings, follow the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of these messages.
Using New York Times Digital App
The New York Times Digital app is free and available for the following operating systems:
Please visit your device’s app store to get the app. You will need to follow the “Offsite/remote access” instructions above to access New York Times Digital on the app.
If you’re using a mobile device, open your device’s browser to The New York Times page with the remote access link to get the access code, not the New York Times app itself. Then, once you launch the NYT app and sign in with the email address you used to register, the code will have already been applied.
Over 50 distinct collections including kid-friendly, literary, cultural, health, legal and business databases. Also known as the Gale Group, including numerous areas including Biography in Context, Research in Context, Gale Literary Sources, Kids Info Bits, and much more. Databases can be searched individually, by selection, or across multiple areas by using the “power search option.” Links to the Boston Globe, New York Times, and various editions of the Encyclopedia Brittanica can also be accessed here.