Many Library resources are available to students and staff working off-campus.
E-resources available off-campus
Enterprise catalogue - The Library catalogue is available 24/7 from anywhere in the world. Use it to find books and journals held by the Library - including e-books and e-journals. You do not need to login to search. Help using Enterprise
Accessing your Library Account
You can access your account from off-campus to renew your loans, place holds, and view the progress of your holds.
University member? Login with your University username and password
Non-University member? Login with your Library number and PIN
Summon discovery service
Search Summon to find online articles and book chapters covered by our subscriptions. Available 24-7. Login with your University username and password to access full-text.
Most databases can be searched from off-campus. Find out more in our guide to Accessing e-resources
Many e-journals are available off-campus. If you are off-campus you will need to login to show that you are from University of Reading. By authenticating yourself you will then be given access to full-text articles in our e-journals. Find out more with our guide to Accessing e-journals
- Find out what titles are available using the E-journals Finder
To help us to support your use of these resources we recommend that you keep your computer as up-to-date as possible. We will try our best help with any problems, but this can be difficult as each person's set-up is unique.
If you are having problems accessing e-resources from off-campus, please read our guidance on Accessing e-resources. If that doesn't solve your problem please fill in the E-resources problem report form.
Contact your subject liaison librarian for general advice on accessing resources and suitable resources for your subject.