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New York Times: NY Times Group Pass

NY Times Group Pass

Simmons Library provides complete access to for all current students, staff, and faculty members through a Group Pass. Individual registration is required annually.

  1. To register or renew your Group Pass account, visit the address below using your Simmons email. *Please take note which email variation you use to register: or
  2. Click "Create Account."
  3. Enter your Simmons email address and any password of your choosing.
    If you have previously registered with your Simmons email address at, select "Log in here" and enter your existing password.
    If needed, click the "Forgot Password" link to reset the password.


Having Trouble Logging In?

The NYTimes Group Pass account will only recognize the Simmons email variation that you initially used to create your account. If you are having trouble logging in using the long form of your email (, your account may have been registered using the shortened version (

If you have any questions or issues registering, please contact us at 617-521-2780 or


Once you are registered, check out additional access and feature options:


Historical Material:

Users are limited to 5 articles from 1923 to 1980 per 24 hours.




For Faculty

New York Times in Education for Faculty

Use your Simmons Group Pass, register to access a rich portal of specially curated articles and instructional strategies by faculty consultants.

Special Topics Include:

  • Leadership
  • Criminal Justice
  • Business
  • Diversity Issues

NY Times Mobile Apps

The New York Times News App