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Access Databases from On and Off Campus
Information from the University Library about accessing resources from on and off campus.
Install the proxy bookmarklet in your browser’s bookmark toolbar. When you come across an article that doesn’t recognize that you are affiliated with the U of I (i.e., you’re prompted to pay for it), click the proxy bookmarklet in your bookmark toolbar.
You will be prompted to login using your U of I NetID and Active Directory password. If the Library has access to this item, the page will reload showing new links for viewing or downloading your article.
Contact Laura Barnes for help
Email (link above) or call (333-8957)
ACCESS ONLINE RESOURCES FROM OFF CAMPUS
When you are off campus, the tips below will help you access licensed online resources, access full text from a direct link, lookup full text from a DOI or a citation, and access our licensed full text resources from your citation manager and Google Scholar.
* Institution Login - If the "Institution Login" link is present on a publisher website, look for Federation=US InCommon Federation, and Institution=University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, or search for our Institution by keyword, then log in with your Illinois NetID and password. Note that only select publishers offer Institution Login.
Book Delivery for Staff in Off-Campus Locations
There are I-Share locations throughout the state, and UI and I-Share materials can be returned to any I-Share Library desk. If you live or work outside the C-U area, an I-Share location may be a convenient option. Use the I-Share Libraries Map
to find a location near you.