The New York Times is available through ProQuest services, principally News and Newspapers (ProQuest) https://www.galileo.usg.edu/express?link=zupn&inst=pie1 You can find this link on the library's Online Research A-Z pages.
Here is a direct link to a page where you can browse issues or search the Times directly. https://search.proquest.com/publication/11561?accountid=13189
There are both citations and full-text articles from June 1, 1980 through the current day's issue.
This version of the Times provide textual content only. It does not include page images, advertisements, or photographs. It does not include the multimedia content that the NYT website provides.