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Troubleshooting access problems
off campus:
Databases, ejournals, ebooks
Help getting in!
Image courtesy of: http://www.an...
As you may know from experience there are
many errors that can occur. Both to do with
the machine you are using and of cou...
.... 1. You need to look for ‘Institutional login’
….2. You may need to select your institution
from a list or search as below ....
Your institution may appear
automatically...
This screen may appear within the database
itself depending what resource you are using
...
Just do the same:
either searc...
3. Which will take you to this screen (you
may also have seen this straight away
without having to select your institution...
4. Middlesex University Login
Login with your
regular UniHub /
computer login
This may look
like a lot of steps
but it should
ONLY TAKE A
FEW SECONDS
REMEMBER!
You need to allow your browser
to accept...
BUT remember – we don’t have access to
everything!
If you are not sure whether you are having a problem with
access or if ...
Need further help?
Your Librarian is:
Viv Eades v.eades@mdx.ac.uk
http://askalibrarian.mdx.ac.uk/
http://libguides.mdx.ac....
Access off Campus to MDX resources: Psychology
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Access off Campus to MDX resources: Psychology

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Detailed troubleshooting guide if you are struggling to access databases or journals off campus.

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Access off Campus to MDX resources: Psychology

  1. 1. Troubleshooting access problems off campus: Databases, ejournals, ebooks Help getting in! Image courtesy of: http://www.androidpit.com/Jacking-Cars-With-An-Android-Phone-You-Better-Believe-It
  2. 2. As you may know from experience there are many errors that can occur. Both to do with the machine you are using and of course linking errors do occur with the different online resources we have access to. So, if you see any of the below screens .......
  3. 3. .... 1. You need to look for ‘Institutional login’
  4. 4. ….2. You may need to select your institution from a list or search as below .... Your institution may appear automatically You may need to search for it Or you can scroll down and find Middlesex University in the list
  5. 5. This screen may appear within the database itself depending what resource you are using ... Just do the same: either search or select ‘Middlesex University’
  6. 6. 3. Which will take you to this screen (you may also have seen this straight away without having to select your institution). Make sure the box is ticked to allow Athens to install cookies on your computer and remember you And click the link which will take you to ....
  7. 7. 4. Middlesex University Login Login with your regular UniHub / computer login
  8. 8. This may look like a lot of steps but it should ONLY TAKE A FEW SECONDS REMEMBER! You need to allow your browser to accept cookies so it can remember you and you only need to authenticate yourself once (some extra security software like noscript or adblockers may need adjusting)
  9. 9. BUT remember – we don’t have access to everything! If you are not sure whether you are having a problem with access or if we just don’t subscribe to a journal then open the library catalogue and do a journal search..... and the catalogue will show you whether we have it or not, AND which years we have access to
  10. 10. Need further help? Your Librarian is: Viv Eades v.eades@mdx.ac.uk http://askalibrarian.mdx.ac.uk/ http://libguides.mdx.ac.uk/psy

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