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How do I Connect to Library Resources from Off-Campus?

Remote access to library resources is available for all current University of Maryland, College Park students, faculty, and staff.

Here's how it's done:

  1. Go to the library resource via WorldCatUMD or by selecting a database from Database Finder
  2. Click on your campus (University of Maryland, College Park) 
  3. Enter your Directory ID and Password (the username and password you use to sign into your email)
  4. Congratulations! You should now be able to use library resources from off-campus.  If you encounter a problem, please look below for assistance

Problems? Please report them!

  • Is the resource showing up as unavailable, asking for a password, or asking you to purchase the article? Please go to this form
  • Are you having trouble logging in with your Directory ID? Please contact DIT Helpdesk
  • Have other questions? AskUS or Contact a Librarian