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How To Create Your Account

Use the following link to claim your free group pass:

On Campus

Go to to grab a pass with IP authentication and follow these instructions:

  • Select "Create Account"  

  • Complete the Sign Up form with your Berkeley Carroll email address. 
  • When you see the "Start Your Access" screen, you have successfully registered.

Please note: you will need to repeat these steps to renew your free subscription each year. Set a calendar reminder to be notified when your pass will expire. 


Returning Users

Once you have activated your account, you can log into your account from any computer at


Mobile Apps

To download your free NYTimes app for IOS or Android devices and log in on all your devices go to  Help -


Off Campus

Go to to grab a pass with your BC email.

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All Berkeley Carroll students, faculty, and staff have full complimentary access to and NYT mobile apps, thanks to our school-wide library subscription. We encourage you to take advantage of the world-class journalism of The New York Times to enrich your educational experience.


Do I have full access to the NY Times archive?
All Pass users have unlimited access to the New York Times archived articles outside the 1923–1980 date range. Each day of their pass, users may access up to five complimentary articles published between the years 1923 through 1980. There is a limit on the number of articles published between 1923 to 1980 that you are able to view.

Can I access The Times from my phone or tablet?
Yes! You can use the app version of the New York Times, available for download for both iOS and Android at

NYT Cooking?
Yes! Access is included in your "All Access" digital subscription. Search thousands of the best recipes from the New York Times and organize your favorites to make them easy to find. Includes how-to guides for home cooks at every skill level.

What about the crossword?
Unfortunately, our Pass does not include e-reader or digital versions of the New York Times Crossword.

Why am I asked to log in again on occasion?
This may have to do with the automatic cache clearing set up on your computer, which you may choose to do, or your web browser may be set to do periodically. This eliminates the cookie requiring the user to log into the site if the cookie has been removed.