Cynthia A. Kierner
Professor of History
Director, Ph.D. Program in History
George Mason University
Fairfax, Virginia 22030
University Libraries now provides Mason students, faculty, and staff with full complimentary access to NYTimes.com and NYT mobile apps. Access includes the International, Spanish, and Chinese editions; breaking news articles; blogs; videos; and interactive features. Users can share and comment on articles, set up daily or weekly email alerts by topic or keyword, and save articles or links for later reading. Users are also encouraged to download the NYTimes app, which is available for iPhone, iPad, and Android.
First-time users can create a NYTimes account here using their Mason credentials for access; once registered, you can access NYTimes.com directly from any location. Please register and encourage your students to do the same!
This is also an opportune moment to remind you of the Librariesí other current newspaper holdings, which include the Financial Timesí FT.com (first-time users register here), Dow Jonesí Factiva News Page, the Chronicle of Higher Education, and the Economist Online.
All of these resources, and more, are available to Mason faculty, staff, and students for free. Just use your Mason username and password to access and use them for your information needs.
Please let me know if you have any questions.