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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. smithj@winthrop.edu) 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.