Off - Campus Access

Off - Campus Access Internet Explorer

Introduction

This manual describes how to use the off-campus access button. This button lets you access full-text resources without having to visit the university library website first. The button identifies you as a University of Twente student or staff member.

Before you start

  • This manual is written for the internet browser: Internet Explorer.
  •  When making your way through the manual, you will often be required to perform actions. For these actions, a consistent style of writing has been used: references to text and buttons on screens are printed in italics, information that you have to enter yourself is printed in bold.

YOU REQUIRE THE FOLLOWING THINGS:

  • An active Internet connection.
  • An ICT account. This is your student or employee number with the corresponding password.

INstall and use

STEP 1: ADD THE OFF-CAMPUS ACCESS BUTTON TO YOUR favourites 

 Off campus access

  • Click with a right mouse click on the off-campus access button above. Click on Add to favourites... or drag the button to the favourites bar. 


STeP 2: USE THE OFF-CAMPUS ACCESS BUTTON

For this step, the following article is used http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.foodres.2016.06.016 per example. When opening the article when not on the UT network the following screen will appear.


  •  Click on the start in the right upper corner to view your favourites. 

  • Click on the new added Off-campus access link. 

  • The UT login screen appears. Log in using your ICT-account.
  • You now will be identified as a student or staff member of the University of Twente and you will be able to download a PDF of the article.