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Logging in from Off Campus

The library uses EZProxy to enable you to access library e-resources from off campus* 

  • When searching library e-resources EZProxy detects when you need to log in and prompts you to do so
  • You will remain logged in for the duration of your browser session
  • Having a problem with off campus access? Contact us




Using EZProxy with Google Scholar?

If you prefer to browse using Google Scholar, establish The University of Pittsburgh as your institutional access link:

  1. Go to Google Scholar’s Settings > Library Links
  2. Search for University of Pittsburgh
  3. Select “University of Pittsburgh – Full-Text@Pitt” and save your settings
  4. Conduct your search in Google Scholar
  5. Once you find a suitable resource click on the link for “Full-Text @ Pitt” on the right side of the resource title. You will then be prompted to enter your Pitt username and password for access to resource

*Off-campus access to most articles, ebooks, electronic journals, and databases is available only to current Pitt students, faculty, and staff*.