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Newspapers, magazines, and current-awareness resources available at the VLGS library.

The New York Times

The VLGS library has an academic subscription to The New York Times for all students, faculty, and staff.

To activate a Pass:

1.     Go to the VLGS New York Times registration site.

2.     Create a free account using your VLGS email address. 

3.     You have successfully claimed a Pass when you see the Start Your Access screen.

4.      Access The New York Times by logging in to your account from a web browser, or download the NYT app from or by searching the Google or Apple stores.

You may need to renew your account periodically by redoing the activation steps and confirming your association with the VLGS community.

The Washington Post

The VLGS library offers The Washington Post online subscriptions for all students, staff, and faculty.

1. To set up your account, go to the registration page. Create an account using your VLGS email address.

2. Next, activate your account:

  • Click on your Name in the upper right-hand corner, then choose My Post.
  • Click Manage Account on the right.
  • Make sure your email address is verified, if not click "Unverified" to receive a verification email.
  • Once verified, click the Subscription & Billing tab.
  • Click the "Activate free digital access" button.

After your account is created, you can access The Washington Post off-campus from the app (available on the Apple and Google stores) or via the library subscription link when on-campus.

General News Databases

Environmental News Databases

Newspapers & Magazines In Print

Current newspapers and magazines are located in the newspaper reading room on the campus level of the library. Newspapers are retained for 2 weeks; we keep the current and most recent issue for magazines.


National Newspapers

New York Times

Wall Street Journal


Regional Newspapers

Burlington Free Press

The Herald (Randolph)

Rutland Herald

Times Argus

Valley News

Vermont Standard



The Atlantic

Bloomberg Businessweek

The Economist



The Nation

The National Jurist

National Law Journal

National Review

The New Republic

The New Yorker

The Progressive


Washington Monthly

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