The Wall Street Journal

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The Wall Street Journal

What is The Wall Street Journal?

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24/7 online access to the latest news coverage on the Wall Street Journal website. For award-winning business journalism and unrivaled coverage of global markets, politics, world news, tech, arts and life. Sign up for a 3 day pass allowing paywall free access. To continue access to The Wall Street Journal after 3 days simply log in again to renew access.

How do I Get Started?

  1. Have your library card ready (Don't have one? No problem! Check out our eCard registration page.)

  2. Click on the GO button above.

  3. Log in with your library card and PIN if asked.

  4. Register for an account with an email address and create a password (sign in if you already have an account)

  5. You have checked out a 3-day pass to access The Wall Street Journal (To renew your pass after 3 days simply log into the above link again. Make sure to select the log in link to renew your access)

  6. Log into the Wall Street Journal website and read news without hitting a paywall.


  • Explore the E-Reader - Click on Today’s Paper in the middle of the top of the homepage for today’s print paper (U.S. Edition) and an archive of 90 days of prior papers.

    • Listen to articles
    • Adjust Font Size
  • Simplify Your Company Research - Access news, press releases, company profiles, financials, research, ratings and charting information for 30,000 companies all in one location. Enter the company name in the search box in the upper right-hand section of the homepage.

  • Get Up To Speed Quickly - Read What’s News located at the top of the homepage, highlighting the most important and timely news.

  • Track Markets, Funds and Institutions - Get comprehensive real-time financial news and data plus interactive tools and charts by clicking on the Markets tab.

  • Sharpen Your Skills - Try our online “How-to” Guides on Small Business, Personal Finance, Careers, Management and Health. Located at the bottom any page in the Tools & Features section—click on Guides.

  • Enliven the News with Videos - Choose from topics in the Video Center located under Tools & Features at the bottom of any page. Use the search box.

  • News Archive available 4 years back from present day using advanced search function.

Available For Use On

Any computer or device with a browser and internet access. There is currently no app for this product.

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