Does the library provide access to any databases that don't require an ID and password?
The Libraries offer two major ways by which you can access databases that don't require a University Internet ID and password:
- From within a University of Minnesota campus library - every time the Libraries sign a contract for electronic databases or other information resources, we stipulate that, as a land grant institution, we will provide public on-site (but not remote) access to such databases at any campus library. A list of campus libraries and their locations is available at:
- Remotely through the Libraries' web page of publicly available or "free" databases. You can access this list of databases on the Libraries' home page by going to the Databases A-Z button:
https://www.lib.umn.edu/indexes/a and look for entries without the padlock