The Metropolitan Library System is the first public library system to offer the New York Times digital edition free to its customers.

The NYT digitial edition includes the same articles that are in the newspaper, even before they come out --so no more waiting for the hardcopy version to come to your library!

Signing up is easy:

  1. Visit any of our 18 library locations
  2. Bring your device or use a public internet computer and visit http://www.metrolibrary.org
  3. Click on Databases
  4. Scroll down and click New York Times
  5. Click Register Now (top right corner of http://www.nytimes.com)
  6. Fill out the registration form
  7. Click the Create My Account button
  8. Click Go to the NYTimes.com Home Page »
  9. Click on Today’s Paper and enjoy articles from today’s paper!

Once you’ve registered you will use your login to access the paper.