IngentaConnect Login Guide

Logging in from Summon

  • If you are logging into IngentaConnect from the results of a Summon search you will be directed to the article's page. On the right side of the page, click OpenAthens

The Sign In box on Ingenta's webpages. The OpenAthens link is near the bottom.

  • You will then be asked to choose your university. Select University of London - Online Library 

The Ingenta Sign In page.

  • You will then be asked whether you want to login with your Portal password, or your Athens password.

The ‘Choose how to sign in’ page, which gives you two options: University of London Online Library (Portal Login), which you click on to login with your Portal username and password, and OpenAthens, which you click on to login with your Athens username and password.

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

If you have any problems, please contact the Online Library team by email at, by telephone +44 (0)20 7862 8478 (between 09.00 and 17.00 London time), by the Enquiries Form, or by Ask a Librarian Live Chat.