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Activation Instructions for Online Newspapers: Access Chronicle of Higher Ed

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The Chronicle of Higher Education Premium Access

Full access to the Chronicle of Higher Education is now automatic from any computer connected to the Trinity domain. If you are connected to Trinity's  subscription, you will see this message in the top right corner of Chronicle pages:

The Coates Library at Trinity University provides full access to all Chronicle articles by creating a free account using your Trinity email address. Access is available to faculty, staff, and current students. 

New Users: Create Your Free Account

Create Your Account 

  1. Go to and click on the "LOG IN" link at the top right of the page
  2. On the LOG IN Page, underneath the "LOG IN" button, click on "Create an Account"
  3. Enter your name and your Trinity email address, fill in the required fields, including Trinity University as the Institution 
  4. Make sure you scroll down to the bottom of the page and click on "Create Free Account"
  5. You should receive an email shortly after to confirm and verify your account. Follow the directions in that email to create your password and activate your free account.  

When accessing the Chronicle, look for the green "Premium Access provided by Trinity University" logo on the top of the screen to let you know that you are connected to your Trinity University subscription.