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SWK 130CDCT Poverty and Social Welfare: Off-campus access

This guide is to accompany Dr.Vafeas' course

Problems with off-campus access?

If you have problems getting into the databases, call:

Library Information Desk:  610-683-4480


When you are not on campus, the first time you try to get to a library database, you will see this screen.  Use the box on the left and enter your 16-digit (622001xxxxxxxxx) ID card number in the first box and your last name in the second box. If you have the gold KU LIBRARY CARD, use the 14 digit number on the back that begins 20506xxxxxxxxx.

OR you can use the box on the right. Click on the LOGIN, which takes you to a screen where you can login using your KU email and password.  Remember to use you full email address including the

 If you have any problems, call the Information Commons Desk at 610-683-4480 or Library Tech Support at 610-683-4167.

Login to Databases Step 1