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Newspapers currently subscribed to, that are retained in microform, and in digital formats.

Overview

The UW Libraries subscribe to a number of print editions of state, national, and international newspapers in order to provide information on current news events, as well as a resource for investigating on the reporting of historical events at the time the events occurred.

This guide provides information on accessing current digital and print newspapers. If you want information on accessing historical newspapers, this guide titled Historical Newspapers provides all the necessary information about physical and digital collections at UW.

The best starting point for finding any newspaper are the ProQuest databases. These databases are organized geographically, such as U.S. Newsstream, Asia Newstream, European Newstream, and all other major geographical regions. See the complete listing of all newspaper databases at this link.

 

Access the New York Times

The New York Times newspaper header or banner

University of Wyoming Libraries has provided access to The New York Times. Currently this content is only available through a library database that provides text-only content of current and past issues. The Libraries is working to set up access to the NYT webpage similar to how UW library patrons have access to The Wall Street Journal and The Washington Post.

Only UW students, faculty, and staff have access to this digital version of the newspaper. Public patrons cannot set up accounts, but may be able to access some content by using a public computer in the library.

The link to The New York Times may be accessed through the ProQuest U.S. Newsstand database. Click on the  "Databases A - Z"  link on of the tabs on the top of the UW Libraries' "QuickSearch" box located on the main webpage. Access through the A - Z list or browse under "Databases by Subject" in the "News and Newspapers" listing.  Please be aware that there are other databases listed that provide access to older issues of that newspaper.

This is the direct link to the newspaper through the U.S. Newsstream database through the library website. Sign on when prompted with your WyoWeb username and password, as well as any two-factor authentication if required.

The daily print issue is available at Coe Library on Level 1 in the newspapers section  across from the DVDs. The paper cannot be checked out and must remain in the immediate area by the other newspapers.

This link is to an FAQ that contains this and much more information about accessing the NYT.

Access The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal newspaper header

University of Wyoming Libraries have arranged with the publisher of The Wall Street Journal to provide access to its online newspaper.

Only UW students, faculty, and staff have access to this digital version of the newspaper. Public patrons cannot set up accounts, but may be able to access some content by using a public computer in the library.

The link to The Wall Street Journal may be accessed through the "Databases A - Z" page. The link to this page is one of the tabs on the top of the UW Libraries' "QuickSearch" box on the main webpage. Access through the A - Z list or browse under "Databases by Subject" in the "News and Newspapers" listing.  Please be aware that there are other databases listed that provide access to older issues of that newspaper.

This is the direct link to the newspaper through the library website.

A PDF of the instructions for setting up your WSJ account is located directly below.

This link is to an FAQ that contains this information.

Access The Washington Post

The Washington Post newspaper banner

University of Wyoming Libraries have arranged with the publisher of The Washington Post to provide access to its online newspaper.

Only UW students, faculty, and staff have access to this digital version of the newspaper. Public patrons cannot set up accounts, but may be able to access some content by using a public computer in the library.

The link to The Washington Post may be accessed through the "Databases A - Z" page. The link to this page is one of the tabs on the top of the UW Libraries' "QuickSearch" box on the main webpage. Access through the A - Z list or browse under "Databases by Subject" in the "News and Newspapers" listing.  Please be aware that there are other databases listed that provide access to older issues of that newspaper.

Off-campus users can also register for subscription access by creating a Washington Post account with their @uwyo.edu domain at no additional cost. See the FAQ link below for more information. 

This is the direct link to the newspaper through the library website.

This link is to an FAQ that contains this information.

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