Literature Online Login Guide

Logging in from Summon

  • From the Summon search results, you will be taken to the page below.
  • Click on Use your institution's local login 

The ProQuest login page. The link to 'Use your institution's local login' is on the right side of the page under the heading 'Other access options'.

  • From the list of institutions, select University of London - Online Library

The 'Find your institution to login' page on the ProQuest website, which contains a search box.

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

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.

  • Enter your username and password, and then you will be taken to the article.

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 Enquiries Form, or by Ask a Librarian Live Chat.