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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Cool Tools Workshop - Free NY Times.com subscription - via WMU Libraries

Yes, WMU community members can each have their own NY Times.com subscription through University Libraries. The Libraries now have a group pass subscription to the online news and also, The NY TimesInEducation for instructors, students too. All you need is your wmich.edu email. Students and instructors are welcome to the subscription and workshop.

Sign up here or go to the workshop to learn about the features and clear any glitches in the sign up: nytimes.com/grouppass    Rsvp for the workshop below for more information and features.

Here is info from the flyer:

Cool Tools – Your Own Subscription to NYTimes.com

Featured Resource Workshops – April 5 & 6, 2017

NYTimes.com at Western Michigan University
  • Hosted by: Michael Mooney, Education Engagement Manager at The New York Times.
  • NYTimes.com is available to all WMU faculty, staff, and students, provided by the WMU Libraries.
  • Access enables students and faculty to engage with The Times’ world-class journalism anytime, anywhere.
  • Register your subscription by going to nytimes.com/grouppass.

Learn About: 

- The many tools and features available at NYTimes.com, including:
- The Chinese, Spanish, and International Editions; and each days print edition
- How to subscribe to newsletters & save, share, and comment on content
- Times Topics – an organized collection of news and archival info by topic or country
- Times Machine – historical archives dating back to 1851
- The New York Times in Education Learning Resources site with discipline specific content

Four times available:

Wednesday, April 5, 2017:  2 pm and 4 pm – Waldo Library Classroom A, 1st floor.

Thursday, April 6, 2017:  10 am and 12 noon – Swain Education Library Classroom, Sangren Hall

Workshop RSVP:  https://wapps.wmich.edu/workshops/   
Light snacks will be provided
Organized by WMU Faculty Development Office, assisted by University Libraries
A guide for how to sign up also: http://libguides.wmich.edu/nyt