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Free Digital Newspaper Subscriptions

How to create an account for the free digital newspaper subscriptions available through SUNY Cortland

The New York Times Digital Edition

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Memorial Library is pleased to provide Students, Faculty and Staff free access to The New York Times Digital Edition.

Creating an Account

Step 1: Go to

Step 2: Start typing SUNY CORTLAND in the search box:

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Step 3: Once SUNY CORTLAND has been selected, you'll be directed to an access page. Follow the steps indicated depending on whether you're on-campus or off-campus. 

Image showing SUNY Cortland Instructions to Redeem a Complimentary Subscription including on-campus and off-campus directions.

Step 4: Next, you will see an option to Create Account. Click the link and fill in details*.

*Important! Use your e-mail address

Step 5: Verify your account by checking your e-mail for a confirmation link.