Question:How can I use library databases at home or off campus? Last Updated: Apr 17, 2018 Views: 54
With only a few exceptions, you can access any of the OWHL's subscription databases while off campus.
In order to do this, you must have the following:
- Your BlueCard or student ID number
- A Library PIN. The PIN is a 4-digit number that you need to request at the Circulation Desk
When you try to use a subscription database while off campus, you will see a screen that looks like this:
Your "Library Card Number or Username" is your BlueCard number. The "Password or PIN" is that 4-digit PIN you get at the Circulation Desk.
If you had a PIN at one time but have forgotten it, simply stop by the Circulation Desk to reset it or get a new one. You can also call the Circulation Desk at 978-749-4230 during regular library hours.