Newspaper Access from the Mudd Library

Print Newspapers

Print newspapers can be found on the first floor in front of the Circulation desk. We currently subscribe to the following:

Wisconsin & National Newspapers
  • Appleton Post-Crescent
  • Chicago Tribune
  • Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel
  • New York Times
  • Wall Street Journal
International Newspapers
  • Kul'tura (Russian, Moscow)
  • The Times Daily (London)
  • Die Zeit (German, Hamburg)

Newspaper Databases

See the News and Newspapers tab on our electronic resources guide for a list of databases that include newspapers and news coverage.

Free Electronic Subscriptions to The New York Times

The Library and the Warch Campus Center have collaborated to bring a free electronic subscription to The New York Times to everyone with a email address!

To Activate Your Account:
  • Visit
  • Create a free account using your email address. 
  • Check your email inbox and click on the link in your confirmation message to validate your email address and claim your one-year Academic Pass.
  • You'll need to follow the above link once a year to revalidate your email address and claim another year.

For help, see this instructional videoAssignment ideas are available at the website for The New York Times in Education.

The New York Times Academic Pass also includes access to a variety of  NYT mobile apps. View apps at the NYTimes Mobile Apps page

News & Newspapers Online

The following resources are available online, and provide full or limited access without a subscription.

Lawrence University News
Wisconsin News