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How to Login From Off Campus: 3 Easy Steps to Login

Did you know you can access RISD Library subscription databases any time, anywhere? Use this guide to learn how to log in from off campus.

RISD Library - 24/7 Access from Anywhere

If you're off campus or using the guest wireless network and want to use the library's online resources,

1. Start at the library website, library.risd.edu

2. Select a Database link from the Resources menu pages:

   All Databases
  
Articles
  
Images & Materials
  
Reference Sources

A new window (see below) will open, prompting you to log in using your name and barcode number.



Access our databases 24/7

3. To Login

Type Your Name:
Type your first name as it appears on your RISD ID

Type Your Barcode:
Type the 14-digit barcode number on the back of your RISD ID  (It starts with 3444400...)

You're done!


You'll only have to log in once per browser session.


Contact the RISD Library Reference Desk (401) 709-5902 if you encounter any problems.