Answered By: Michael Flierl
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2023     Views: 2522

You can search the library catalog and use our web site, but remote (off-campus) access to online journals, databases, and ebooks is restricted to current faculty, students, and staff at the University. When accessing resources you will be prompted to provide your  OSU email ( and password to authenticate.

Common troubleshooting tips if you are encountering problems: 1. Disconnect from any VPNs; 2. Clear your browser cache/cookies or try using a new browser; Attempt to access through OSU library webpage.  If you are still encountering issues contact Ask Us at

Once you have successfully signed in, you can find ebooks using our online catalog, search our Online Journals List for journals and articles, or search one of our Research Databases.

Comments (1)

  1. If you are unable to use the link, please visit the OSU Libraries' webpage at and clickon the Off Campus Sign-in link listed on the right side of the page, under Links or Under 'My Account'
    by Lila Andersen on Aug 31, 2015