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Global Online Students

Discover the resources and services from the University Libraries that will be most useful to Global Online students.

Off-Campus Access to Library Resources

All of our online resources at the PennWest Libraries are available off-campus. You may be prompted to sign in with your PennWest username and password when you try to access a database, eBook, video, or other resource from the Libraries. Follow the steps below to sign in and access our resources.

If you have issues logging in or accessing any library resources, please contact a librarian through Research Help.


Logging into Library Resources

NOTE: If you have not yet used your PennWest Login, follow these First Time Sign-In Steps.

Enter your PennWest login information as prompted on the following screens, including your full email address with

You may see this screen after entering your password:

IT Service recommends using the Microsoft Authenticator app on your mobile device.

If you don’t already have the Microsoft Authenticator app, you must first install it on your mobile device (cell phone, tablet, etc.):

Remember, please contact Research Help if you have any problems logging into library resources!