Remote Access to Library Resources
These instructions apply to Eastern Illinois University faculty, staff, and students who are accessing library resources via an internet service provider other than Eastern.
Resources marked (off campus proxy)Resources marked "Off Campus Proxy" can be accessed from sites off-campus using the library's proxy server. When you click on a database link, you will be prompted to type in your 14-digit library ID number and last name. This number is found in the lower right-hand corner of your Panther Card (or student ID for continuing education students).
- Click on the title of the database you wish to access.
- On the authentication page, type in your 14-digit library ID number and your last name. Click on the "Go" button.
That's it! For further information, please read About Your Library Number.