All Online Library resources are password protected. You can log into all Online Library resources using your Portal username and password. This is the same username and password you use to log into the Portal and your Virtual Learning Environment.

When you registered, you will have received your Portal username. If you don't know your Portal username, or if you need to reset your password, click the link under Forgot password? on the Portal login page.

The Passwords FAQs give the answers to the most common password enquiries recieved by the Enquiry Service.

Athens accounts

Staff and a small number of students can log into Online Library resources using an Athens account. Distance learning students do not need an Athens accounts. See our Athens FAQs for more information.

Logging in

You can log into the Online Library from Summon (the search box on the Online Library homepage) or from your programme gateway. For help with logging in, take a look at:

If you need more help contact the Enquiry Service.