Access to UMUC Library Resources

Who can log in to UMUC Library Resources?

  • STUDENTS who are currently taking a class. 
    Access is activated one week before the class begins.
  • FACULTY who are currently teaching a class. 
    Access is activated four weeks before the class begins.
  • STAFF who are currently employed. 
    Access is activated when employment begins.

Alumni or not currently active?
Please see the options below.

Not currently taking a class, teaching or working?

Due to licensing restrictions, we limit remote database access to current UMUC students, faculty, and staff. However, these other options may be available:


In addition to the options above, the following are also available to you:

E-Mail Us | 240-684-2020
800-888-8682, opt. 6, x22020

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