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New York Times Digital Access

Elon provides digital access to the New York Times to all Elon students, staff, and faculty. 

It's easy to sign up:

Washington Post Digital Access

Elon now provides digital access to the Washington Post to all Elon students, staff, and faculty. 

It's easy to sign up:

Step 1: Go to the Washington Post site here.

Step 2: Click "Sign In" in the upper right corner.

Step 3: Cilck the "Sign Up" link in the lower right to register your new account.

Step 4: Enter your Elon email account. Then choose a password and click "Create Account."

NOTE: You must use your Elon email! 

Step 5: Once you've created your account, your username will appear at the top right of the Washington Post page

Click on your username, then select My Post. Then click "Manage Account" at the top right.

Step 6: On the Profile tab, check to see if your email is Verified. If not, click the link to send an email. 

Then go to the Subscription & Billing tab. Click on the box that says Activate free digital access.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Stay up to date with the events, people and issues in higher education with The Chronicle of Higher Education.

Belk Library's online subscription lets you:

  1. Read the current issue, including premium content
  2. Read individual issues for the previous six months --- go to
  3. Search The Chronicle’s archives back to 1989 --- enter search terms in the “Search The Chronicle” search box at the top of each page

You can also receive daily or weekly emails on different topics:

  1. Learn more at
  2. Create the required free account using your Elon email address

Here’s how to get started:

  1. On campus, go directly to
  2. Off campus, log in to your Chronicle account at to view all content
  3. If you don't have a Chronicle account, log in to your email to establish your Elon online credentials and then go to

If you have any questions, ask us!