NY Times

Read The New York Times for free with your New Canaan Library card. 1851-1922 and 1981- Present.


  1. Click the ‘Login’ button to get started.
  2. Please enter your 14-digit New Canaan Library barcode number and click “Submit.”
  3. Next “Create An Account” using your email address and a password of your choice (write this down, you will need it for future logins).
  4. You will then be able to access a 24-hour group pass to the New York Times by clicking “Go to NYTimes.com”. For the next 24-hours, you can go directly to nytimes.com to enjoy full digital access.
  5. During future visits you will follow steps 1-4 and then instead of creating a new account simply “Log-In” with the email address and password of the account you created. This will then reactivate a 24 hour group pass.

** This subscription cannot be used with your personal subscription account. You must create a different account to use the library subscription with a unique email address and password. **