Answered By: Hilary Thompson Last Updated: Apr 26, 2017 Views: 125
The UMD Libraries provide access to hundreds of databases, most of which can be accessed by visitors on library computers. Just bring a current photo ID to a service desk at any of our eight libraries to obtain a guest account, which will allow you to log in to our Dell public computers and use these resources.
Access to e-resources off-campus is only available to current UMD students, faculty, staff, and research affiliates and retired faculty/staff.
Note: there are a few resources that can only be accessed by UMD students, faculty, staff, and research affiliates, as they require authentication with a Directory ID and password even when on-campus. These are:
- Chem BioDraw Ultra
- EBL (EBooks)
- SciFinder Scholar
Thank you for using AskUs!
Other ways to reach us
UMD Ask Us is intended for current UMD faculty, staff and students or for those with questions regarding our unique resources and services.
We cannot respond to medical, legal, or tax-related questions.
You should receive a response within 2 business days with an answer or a referral to additional resources/department.
- Subject Specialist Appointment