Emerald Login Guide

Logging in from the Emerald website

  • Click Log in at the top of the page.

The Emerald website, with an arrow pointing at the Login button in the top right corner.

  • Under Find your institution on the left side of the page, select University of London.

The Emerald login page.

  • Choose either:
    • University of London: Online Library to login with your Portal username and password
    • University of London: External System (ATHENS) to login with your Athens username and password

The Emerald login page

  • If you chose University of London: External System (ATHENS), click on OpenAthens to login with your Athens password.
  • Enter your username and password, and you will be logged in.

The Athens login page and the Portal password login page.

  • After you have logged in, you will be taken back to the article. 

Remember that you can also log directly into Emerald from the Emerald database page.

If you have any problems, please contact the Online Library team by email at onlinelibrary@london.ac.uk by telephone +44 (0)20 7862 8478 (between 09.00 and 17.00 UK time), by the Contact Us form, or by Ask a Librarian Live Chat.