New York Times - Games

Engaging word and visual games.

  • Crossword
  • Sudoku
  • Mini Crossword
  • Spelling Bee
  • Letter Boxed
  • Tiles
  • Vertex

To access NYTimes Games enter your library card number below and click "Submit" then click "Redeem" on the next page.

NOTE: You must have a Kansas City Public Library card and a registered username in the catalog in order to use this service. Don’t yet have a library card? Get one now

How to Register

  1. Go to, then click Redeeem next to the code which is automatically filled in.
  2. If you don't have a account, click Create Account. Otherwise, login with your NYTimes email and password.
  3. After registering, you will see a note indicating when your 24-hour pass will expire. You have the option of requesting a calendar reminder notice from
  4. You can now access NYTimes Games for the next 24 hours without a paywall.

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