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Activating an LSU New York Times Account

1. Go to:

2. Select from the search Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College - Baton Rouge, LA

3. Enter all of the requested information and use your LSU email on the registration form and click Sign Up.

4. Once you create your log-in credentials, you will be able to log in using

5. Faculty and staff must register annually. Student access reflects the estimated graduation date.   

Funding for LSU's New York Times access was provided by LSU Student Government and LSU Libraries


Contact LSU Libraries for assistance:

Content coverage and restrictions:

Content available ranges from 1851-current. Users are limited to 5 articles per day during the period of 1923 - 1980.

Existing subscribers:

You must cancel your current subscription before you will be able to activate your account under the LSU subscription. 

Contact the New York Times at 1-800-591-9233 or 1-800-698‑4637

Or use the chat feature within your account to cancel (Log into your account> Account Settings > Cancel my subscription > Chat or call > Chat).

Existing account holders but no current subscription:

Click the "Already have an account? Log in here" link (below the "Create Account" button) after selecting LSU.