America's News America's News (Newsbank)
  • Log in using your 14-digit barcode.
  • Click America's News Magazines to access more than 25 national magazines.
  • NewsBank’s Special Reports are news articles, images, videos, maps and other useful content grouped under today's most important topics and themes. Click here for a helpful video about Special Reports
Daily Herald Daily Herald Collection
  • Log in using your 14-digit barcode.
  • Full text articles, 1995-present
  • Access the archives, including obituaries, for free with your Winfield Library card.
  • Access to the image edition is now included.
NYT The New York Times Online
  • Get the same experience as a New York Times subscriber with your Winfield Library card.
  • To access The New York Times from home:
    1. Visit our catalog at and login to your account. Guests may not use this service so you must be logged in.
    2. Find the All Headings button near the search bar at the top of the page. Click the Select Resources icon, also known as the "burger" or the "stack of pancakes," next to the All Headings button.
    3. Click the text link to "New York Times Digital."
    4. A new window will pop up with a code. Click "Redeem." (Write down this code if you would prefer to use the NYT app instead of a web browser.. You can log in there with this code for 24 hours.)
    5. Next, create a NYT account.
    6. You will be notified that your access will last 24 hours. You can log in again after that 24 hour period using this same procedure.
  • To access The New York Times using a library computer or our wi-fi:
    1. Register or log in at
    2. Enjoy unlimited access on any library computer or a device connected to our wi-fi.


  • Unlimited digital access to more than 2,000 newspapers and 3,000 magazines in 60 languages with your Winfield Library card.
  • PressReader includes the Chicago Tribune, Chicago Sun-Times, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, and more.
  • Click here to login now. When clicking the Sign In button, be sure to choose "Library or Group," then log in using your 14-digit library barcode. Your PIN is the same password you use for the library catalog.
  • PressReader will log you in for a 30 day window, at which time, you will need to log in again. Be sure to choose "Library or Group" each time you log in.