Introducing Free Online Access to

New York Times Group PassWe are excited to announce that current Bentley University students, faculty and staff members now have full complimentary access to and NYT mobile apps, as well as their international editions, thanks to the library’s new subscription to Group Pass.*


New users activate your Pass for free access to

While connected to the Bentley network (on-campus), visit the Group Pass Account Activation page and follow the registration instructions. You have successfully claimed a Pass when you see the Start Your Access screen You must be on-campus to create your account, but once it has been activated you can access from any location.

Returning users:

Once you have activated your account, login to from any location.

Mobile Apps:

Visit to download your free NYT apps.

More Information & Help:

More information about the library’s Group Pass is available at This short video also explains the step-by-step process to activate a Group Pass for access.

Please email, call 781.891.2300 or visit the Reference Desk if you have questions or experience registration problems.


* Note that Group Pass does not include e-reader editions, Premium Crosswords, Times Insider or The New York Times Crosswords apps. Access to archived articles within the date range 1923-1980 is limited to 5 articles per day, but Bentley users also have full, unlimited access to The New York Times articles from this time period via the New York Times Historical database (ProQuest).