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Library Account Setup and Access Instructions: Remote Log-In

This guide provides information on accessing your library account and managing it, and logging into electronic resources remotely.

If you are a currently enrolled student or a currently employed faculty/staff member at Winthrop University, then you have the ability to access the library's electronic resources from off-campus

Whenever you are off-campus and you try to access most of the library's databases and e-books, you should get prompted to log-in with your library account username and password (see the screenshot to the right):

Enter your Winthrop email address (e.g. and Winthrop email password. Please do not include the "mailbox" portion of your email address! You should then be able to access the databases and view or download e-books. For more information about your library account, see the View/Manage Library Account tab on this guide.