We have resumed some on-campus services, including book pickup, virtual consultations, and fulfilling scanning/digitization requests. Many library materials are available online, but our buildings remain closed until further notice.


Wall Street Journal

Set up an account to access WSJ.com and connect to other collections of WSJ materials.

WSJ.com access

Harvard University community members with an HUID can sign up for a free personal WSJ.com account.

If you need help with account setup, you can contact the Wall Street Journal directly at 1-800-568-7625.

If you have a personal paid subscription, please call 1-877-345-6548 to cancel and request a pro-rated refund before signing up for an account.

Historical records

Looking for historical records and editions of the Wall Street Journal? Here's how to find them:

Search Text (1979 - present)

Use Factiva to search WSJ text from 1979 through present day. On the search form, click Source and type Wall Street Journal.


Use ProQuest Business Premium Collection to search WSJ page images in PDF form from 1984 through 2000, and text only from 2001 forward.

Search Page Images (1889 - 2000)

Use ProQuest Historical to search WSJ page images in PDF form from 1889 through 2000.