Connecting When Off Campus & Using Campus Wi-Fi: Connecting When Off Campus

Guide URL: http://libguides.wmich.edu/c.php?g=40216
Guide Updated: Oct 19, 2014 11:08 AM

Connecting from Off Campus

Off Campus Access Availble with BroncoNet ID. 

The electronic resources to which the Western Michigan University Libraries subscribes are available for off-campus use by currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff.

You will be prompted to enter your Bronco NetID and password in order to access WMU Libraries' licensed electronic resources,including e-books and databases, to name a few.  

For help with Bronco NetID please contact the OIT Help Desk:

Bookmark articles or e-books

If you have created a bookmark to an article or e-book while on-campus and then from off-campus you find that it has been blocked or you received an "Access Denied" error,  use this utility to add a special  authentication prefix to the  URL so you can gain access as if you were still on campus. If you are off campus, you will be asked to enter your Bronco NetID and password. To use this utility JavaScript must be enabled in your browser.


1. Copy and paste the non-proxied URL of the article or ebook here:

2. Click this to add the authentication prefix:

3. Copy and use the resulting link:

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