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Information for Off-Campus Users: Overview

Using Library Resources Off-Campus

To access our databases, online journals, and e-books from off campus, you must first let the system know that you are affiliated with UTK*. Below are several options for doing so. If one path doesn’t work, try a different one.

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  • Easiest and most reliable
  • Best method for accessing databases

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  • Convenient
  • Links directly to our subscribed content
  • FullText links do not appear for every result

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  • Easy to use
  • Requires creating a special bookmark for your browser
  • Will not work if we have access through a third party vendor.

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* Due to license agreements, only currently enrolled students, faculty and staff of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville can access our online resources from off-campus. Library users with subscriber, donor, or courtesy cards are not eligible for off-campus access.


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