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Off-site Access

What is OpenAthens?

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OpenAthens is an authentication system that provides access to multiple online resources with a single user name and password.  OpenAthens provides access to resources anytime, anywhere, from any computer with an internet connection.  With OpenAthens, users may get to online databases, books and journals. Popular resources include: OVID Medline, AccessMedicine and Banner's A to Z journal list.

Get a Username and Password

Complete the OpenAthens registration form. After review, an activation code will be sent to you by e-mail. Note that it may take up to 3 business days for your account to be created. Incomplete forms may delay processing.

OpenAthens accounts are only available to Banner Health physicians and employees. Affiliated interns and students, should contact the library to determine eligibility.

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