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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, ResearchPort or by clicking on the Find-it button  .

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 OIT Helpdesk.
  • Have other questions? Please go the AskUS page, or Contact a Librarian.