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Access through the Business Library.

Wall Street Journal Accounts

Access your Wall Street Journal membership

  1. Go to the WSJ registration page
  2. Enter your account type from the drop-down menu: Student, Staff, or Professor
  3. Type your first and last name and your GGU email.
  4. ​​If you are a student - enter your graduation date
  5. Create a password
  6. Check the box: "I agree to the Privacy Policy, Subscriber Agreement, Cookie Policy"
  7. Click CREATE

After registration, login to the Wall Street Journal at to verify your email address (it may take up to 20 minutes to receive the verification email).

Once you verify your email address you are able to read the website or use the mobile app.

Student accounts remain active until graduation.

Faculty and staff need to validate memberships once a year.


Who can register for a account?

All current students, faculty, and staff at Golden Gate University can register for a account using a GGU email.

How do I get a GGU email address?

Students, faculty, and staff are issued a GGU email address by the Information and Technology department. Please contact IT for more information at (415) 442-7070 or

Content available

  • Each membership includes full access, WSJ mobile and tablet apps
  • Breaking news, podcasts, media, and newsletters
  • Available editions include: US, Asia, Europe, and India
  • Archive of articles -- 4 years (Older articles available from 1984 available through the library database US Major Dailies)
  • Print Edition -- Available in EReader format at

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Additional WSJ Access Options

Other ways to access WSJ

The library's US Major Dailies includes content from The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, and The Chicago Tribune, among others.

US Major Dailies is full-text only, meaning that there are no pictures or infographics. Includes WSJ content from Jan 2, 1984 to the present.