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Access Online Library Resources: A Guide for Users: Home

Information on using and troubleshooting problems with access to online resources, on- and off-campus.

What is in this guide?

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Using Online Library Materials at UNR


Off-campus Access Basics: How to get online access if you aren't on the UNR campus

Report a Problem: Get help and report problems. 

Troubleshooting Tips: Quick things you can check on your own

e-Resource Status: Check outage announcements for databases or journal platforms

Tools to Help You: Access content more easily from off-campus with the UNR Proxy Bookmarklet or customized Google Scholar linking

UNR Proxy & Permalinks: Link directly to library content

Course Reserves Guide: Find online course reserves or put items on reserve

Discovery Tips Blog Follow this blog to get the latest information on finding and using library materials.

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Off-Campus Access to Online Databases

UNR students and staff should enter their UNR NetID and password to access online databases from off campus. Alumni and visitors can get wireless network through a Free Guest Account that allows you to connect your personal computer or other mobile device to the guest network. Wireless guest accounts expire at the end of the day