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Newspapers and Magazines: Personal Accounts

Access to the digital edition of several periodicals requires personal registration using your Union email account. Learn more about these resources and how to register.

Periodicals with Free Individual Subscriptions

The Atlantic

1. Go to The Atlantic's registration page

2.  Search for "Union College NY" under the institution search page

3. Log in with your Union College Credentials

Washington Post

  1. Visit to sign-up with your Union email address. If you already have a Washington Post account with your Union email address, log in to with your account credentials.
  2. Click on your name in the upper right-hand corner.
  3. Click Account Settings, make sure your email address is verified, if not, click "Unverified" to be sent a verification email.
  4. Click the My Subscription tab.
  5. Click Activate free digital access.
  6. Once registered, you can access the digital Washington Post using browsers and apps.

Registration or access trouble? Please contact the Post customer service:

New York Times

  1. Please go to to register using your email.
  2. Once registered, you can access the digital NYT using browsers and apps.
  3. The subscription is valid as long as you are affiliated with Union.
  4. The fastest way to renew/reactivate your subscription is to create an account using your Union credentials.

Registration or access trouble? Please contact NYT customer care:

The Chronicle of Higher Education

  1. You need to register using a computer connected to the Union network. Log into the library Chronicle page (
  2. Click on Sign In and then on the Sign Up tab.
  3. Register using your Union email.
  4. Use this link to access your account:

Registration or access trouble? Please contact CHE support: or call 202-466-1000

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  1. Go to
  2. Once on the page, please use your email for registration.
  3. Create your own password: 5-15 characters long that contains at least one number. May not contain spaces, +, % or &.
  4. You will receive and email confirmation from DownJones with subject "The Wall Street Journal Order confirmation".
  5. You are set! You can also use apps to link to your subscription.

Access trouble? Call 1-800-568-7625 OR

Financial Times /

  1. Access the Financial Times by using this link to their site and logging in with your Union College credentials.

Please contact


As easy as:

  1.  Visit
  2.  Enter your email address

Note: You can change your regional news preference from your Account Settings page





  1. Go to
  2. Click "Log in" at the top right corner
  3. Click "Log in with SSO" at the bottom of the options
  4. Enter your Union email address

Local Periodicals with Free Accounts

Instructions to register
Go to

  1. Select Account/Create an Account
  2. Use your Union College email address and create a password
  3. Check your email for a verification email

Once your account is created, you can use your login for the website or TU's mobile apps.

The Daily Gazette (Schenectady)
Instructions to register

  1. Follow this link to register

  2. Enter your email address.

  3. You will be directed to another page and an activation email will be sent to you.
  4. Check your email inbox and spam for an email activation link.
  5. When you click the link you will be asked to activate your account.
  6. Click the activate account button, this will forward you to your profile page where you can set your password, log out from website, and then log back in.

Your account will then be set for accessing our content - you will also receive a morning email with a link to that day's replica e-Edition, you can unsubscribe from this email list at any time.

Albany Business Review Banner

Instructions to Register
1 - Go to the ABR Registration Page
2 - Follow the instructions to create and verify your free account.

Once your account is created, you can use your login for the ABR Website to access content.


Select resources without personal accounts


Follow this link to access content using your Union credentials.

Facsimile of issues of popular magazines. Courtesy of Schaffer Library, You have access to the latest issues of the following popular magazines: The New York Review of Books, The New Yorker, The Atlantic, Bloomberg Businessweek, Consumer Reports, National Review, Rolling Stone, TIME, Wired, Washington Monthly, National Geographic, and Architectural Digest. Patronization of access is through Flipster iOS and Android apps.

Access Trouble: Please contact EBSCO:

Flipster FAQ

Pressreader database**

Create an account using social media or Gmail to access apps content.

You need to use the campus network to create and maintain access to database content. Without maintaining Union network connection, your access and your ability to download issues will expire in 7 days.

Access trouble? Please contact PressReader:

**Coverage includes access to current content, and up to 60 days of back issues to more than 6,000 newspapers and magazines from more than 100 countries and in over 60 languages.

The database provides an enhanced digital replica of your favorite publication just the way the title was printed. Please view our guide for more information about PressReader.

Titles include: The Guardian, Daily News, New York Post, Los Angeles Times, Philadelphia Inquirer, Chicago Tribune, The Times of India, Le Figaro, Variety, The Washington Times and Newsweek.