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Databases, Journals, Articles, etc.

To access online resources such as articles, databases, and ebooks from off-campus, you will be asked to login using your campus username and password.

This will be your email address and password.

If you are a student but do not have an SDSU email, please contact the library for alternate credentials.


Library Account & Quick Search

Signing in to the Quick Search or the Library Account link on the library's homepage will allow you to renew your library books, save your searches and results for later use, and request items Briggs Library doesn't own through Interlibrary Loan.

These screens are from the Library Account link on the library's homepage. Click on Library Account then on Sign In.

Library Account link on the library's homepage   Sign In link from the Library Account page


This screen is from an article record after searching in the Quick Search. Click on Sign In.

 Sign in from an article record in the Quick Search

Click on "SDSU Students/Faculty/Staff".

Students/Faculty/Staff link for logging in

Use your full e-mail for your username and your e-mail password for your password.

Login screen for the Library Account and Quick Search

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