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Newspapers for the HLS Community

A guide to newspaper subscriptions available to faculty, staff, and students at Harvard Law School.



Harvard has access to hundreds of current and historical newspapers from around the world. This guide highlights some of the most popular current publications available to the Harvard and Harvard Law School communities and connects you with a guide to doing research with newspapers at Harvard.

Some titles listed below are are available by individual subscription to members of the Harvard Law School community. Follow the links to register. If you’d like help setting up an account or with additional features, please ask a librarian.

For additional ways of accessing these newspapers for research and for access to historical coverage, please search the HOLLIS catalog or see the Newspaper Research section of this guide.

Boston Globe

Boston Globe does not offer institutional online accounts, but a substantial discount on individual accounts is available to the Harvard community.

Other ways to get The Boston Globe at Harvard:

Financial Times

Other ways to get The Financial Times at Harvard:

Mass. Lawyers Weekly

New York Times

Note: As of June 1, 2021, the HLSL NYT account is transferring to Harvard Library.  If you have an existing Law School NYT account you will need to re-register your account.

Other ways to get The New York Times at Harvard:

Wall Street Journal

Other ways to get The Wall Street Journal at Harvard:

Washington Post

Note: The Washington Post sends a verification email to your address after you register. Your subscription will not be activated until you verify. If you did not receive the email, please check your spam filters. 

Other ways to get The Washington Post at Harvard:

Newspaper Research at Harvard

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