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New User Instructions

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  • To set up a NEW account, follow these steps:

    • Register for an Academic Pass here.
    • Look up the "Honolulu Community College - Honolulu, HI"
    • If you are on campus, press "click here." If you are off campus, click on the "Go" button.

Remember: Log in using your UH email address. ( 

  • For information security purposes, we suggest using a DIFFERENT PASSWORD from your UH Login when creating your personal account.
  • When you see START YOUR ACCESS, the expiration time and date of your pass will appear.
  • Once your pass is activated, enjoy access directly from and NYT mobile apps.

Need more help? Here is a tutorial video to set up a new account for additional support or contact a librarian for assistance:

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  • News: Understand the world with original reporting from 1,700
  • Games: Spelling Bee, Wordle, The Crossword and more.
  • Cooking: Recipes, advice and inspiration for any occasion.
  • Wirecutter: Independent reviews for thousands of products
  • The Athletic: In-depth, personalized sports journalism.
  • Archives (9/18/1851 through 12/31/2002) ( 5 PDF article downloads from Times Machine per day per user) 
  • Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality - found in the Mobile App; NYT stories told through enhanced technology
  • Podcasts (including The "Daily" podcast)
  • All Multimedia, including videophotographyVR features, and new multimedia to come.
  • Newsletters : Over 80 newsletters such as WellClimate ForwardIn Her Words, and more.
  • Up-to-date technology to make accessible with features such as closed caption and screen reader interface.
  • In addition, please take a look at our Internship and Fellowship programs, Including the new NYT Corps program focused on underrepresented student journalist development.  
  • Spanish and Mandarin Chinese  translated versions of

Additional Information:

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  • Students will have access through their graduation year (December 31).
  • Faculty/staff will have four years of full account access, after which they must re-authenticate.

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Access the NY Times education resource website,, which provides the following features:

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