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How do I access articles and databases from off-campus?

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Please Note: Students must be currently enrolled in classes in order to access resources from off-campus. KSU alumni and Friends of the Library cannot access databases from off-campus.

There are two ways to access library resources from off-campus:

From the Library Homepage:

1. Type your search into SuperSearch and click "Search" OR select the database you want to search.
2. You will be prompted to enter your NetID and password on the next page.
3. After entering your NetID and password, you will be taken to the database just as if you were on-campus.

From D2L Brightspace:

Note that this allows you to search directly in SuperSearch or the Library Catalog only. To access a specific database, go to the A-Z Databases list instead.

1. After logging into D2L Brightspace, look on the right side for the box labeled “KSU Library Search.”
2. Enter your search terms into the search box and click search.
3. You will be brought to your search results screen as if you were on-campus.

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