This service is staffed by WPI librarians and staff. If the chat is not available, please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or you can make an appointment with a librarian at http://wpi.libcal.com/appointments/
1. Simply go the WPI Library website, click on the link to a database, ejournal, or ebook.
2. Login with a WPI username and password (on campus users will not be prompted to login).
Links to eResources on library web pages will contain a URL prefix that will point the resource to EZproxy. Library eResources, including EBSCOhost, LexisNexis, Knovel ebooks, JSTOR, Web of Science, ScienceDirect, and others will be set up for EZproxy access.
If you have a question about access to a resource, please let us know.
EZproxy makes access to electronic journals, electronic books, and databases from off campus much easier!
Simply click on the link to a database, electronic journal, or electronic book, and login with your WPI username and password.
For most resources, on campus users
will not be prompted to login.
If you can connect to these resources from off campus, after login with your WPI username & password, then the EZProxy works for you.
Because the WPI community relies on the proxy service for access abroad, the service will continue to be provided.
To access WPI resources through Google Scholar from off campus, users will need to either: