Chronicle of Higher Education Digital Edition

Alternative Titles
Chronicle of Higher Ed, CHE, CHEDE,
Chronicle Review, Almanac of Higher Education

Online edition of the U.S.'s major news source for higher education.  Includes text of every news article and essay from all weekly print issues published since September 1989, supplemented with all daily website-only updates and new-media extras such as slide shows, podcosts, and videos published since  May 1998.  Also includes blogs, job postings, The Chronicle Review weekly magazine and complete data from the annual Almanac of Higher Education since 1995, including demographics, enrollment, staff salaries, tuition fees, test scores, and more state by state, with additional sections for:  Administrator Data, including pay and benefits of presidents; Financial & Institutional Data, including gifts and endowments, statistics on crime, graduation rates, degrees conferred, and Congressional earmarks for higher education; Faculty Data, including salaries, race and ethnicity, and scholarly productivity; and Student Data, including characteristics, enrollment, financial aid, foreign students, and test scores.

About personal accounts (optional):  

Current U-M faculty, students and staff may create personal accounts that will also give them full access to the Chronicle website from anywhere provided that they enter their personal U-M email address (ending in “”) as the email address for the account. To create a personal account, click on the “Create a Free Account” link that appears at the top right of the Chronicle website, or visit

After creating a personal account, you can sign up for the Chronicle’s newsletters which provide daily and/or weekly updates of academic news of particular interest to you and which arrive via email. If you have previously created a personal account, and have used your personal U-M email address (ending in “”) to do so, your account should automatically give you unrestricted access to the entire Chronicle site.

Please note, however, that your U-M personal account does not include access to recent issues of the Chronicle iPad Edition via the new Chronicle iPad App, which requires a Premium Chronicle account that comes with a print subscription or can be purchased separately.

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September 1989 - present. Updated daily, throughout the day. (For online access to full text of articles from January 1988 - August 1989, use link to ProQuest version below.)
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