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The College Libraries are now open to the HCCC community -


Washington Post

Logo of Washington Post

HCCC students, faculty, and staff now have unlimited access to The Washington Post website through Site License provided by the Library. The pass includes all news, analysis, Real-time Q&A discussions, live events, and much more. Washington Post mobile apps are not included.


  • Unlimited digital access to
  • Expert reporting and analysis from Washington and around the world, including award-winning investigative coverage and editorial commentary.​
  • Real-time Q&A Discussions providing a behind the scenes look at key stories.
  • Live-streaming of Washington Post Live events, where top-level government and business leaders, emerging voices and newsmakers discuss the most pressing national and global issues of the day.

How to Access:


  • On campus users: you will enter the home page of Washington Post official site directly.
  • Off-campus users: you will be prompted to log in with your HCCC email and password for authentication. Then you will enter the home page of Washington Post official site. For best user experiences, activate your free digital access as shown below.

​If you encounter any access issue, please contact us via email:

Activate free digital access: best solution for off-campus users

Set up your Washington Post account via our group subscription

1: Go to -

2: Create an account with your HCCC email. Next, enter your chosen password and click "Create Account".

3: Check your HCCC email inbox for a verification email from Washington Post. Click the button "Click here" inside the email.

4: From the Washington Post homepage, click on your name in the upper right-hand corner then Account Setting.

5: Click the My Subscription tab, then Activate free digital access.