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New York Times launches in-school, K-12 subscriptions

By Laura Devaney
November 19th, 2014

Students will have access to articles from devices in their school’s IP range

nyt-schoolThe New York Times recently launched NYTimes.com In-School Access, a new digital subscription offering for K-12 institutions. The subscription offers full web access to NYtimes.com on any device within a school’s IP range, with no login required.

Since The Times began selectively offering NYTimes.com In-School Access this summer, dozens of schools from around the country have signed up to participate in the program. Now, The Times is making the program available to K-12 schools worldwide.

NYTimes.com In-School Access is available exclusively to schools below college or university level and includes:

  • Full access to NYTimes.com within a school’s IP range, with web access on any device
  • Access method that is seamless for students and faculty and addresses concerns for student privacy
  • Unlimited access to The Times archive from 1851-1922 and 1981-present. (No access is available to articles from 1923-1980.)

“K-12 teachers and students have used The New York Times newspaper in classrooms for years,” said Yasmin Namini, senior vice president, chief consumer officer, The New York Times. “With this new in-school offering available at affordable rates, schools can access even more news, opinion and analysis from The New York Times on any device, in addition to the award-winning video, photography and infographics only available on NYTimes.com.”

NYTimes.com In-School Access is an additional offering to The Times’s existing education digital subscription program, which offers full access to NYTimes.com on the web from any location, as well as access to all NYTimes.com smartphone apps, using individual NYTimes.com user registrations.

More information is available at nytimes.com/inschool.

About the Author:

Laura Devaney

Laura Ascione Devaney is the Managing Editor, Content Services at eSchool Media. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland's prestigious Philip Merrill College of Journalism. When she isn't wrangling her two children, Laura enjoys running, photography, home improvement, and rooting for the Terps. Find Laura on Twitter: @eSN_Laura http://twitter.com/eSN_Laura