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Writing 101 (Toconis): Accessing Information

Writing in the Disciplines: Psychology

Access Library Resources from Off Campus

The VPN allows you to connect to the library's online articles and eBooks from off campus.

Visit library.ucmerced.edu/use/technology/vpn to download the VPN.

VPN

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VIDEO: Find Full-Text of Articles through UC-eLinks

Learn how to find databases and how to narrow down by database subject area, full-text availability, etc. (1:14)

Library Account Information

  • When requesting items from other libraries, the form asks you for your library card/account number. This is your UCMNetID (first part of your email address).
  • To check the status of your Interlibrary Loan (ILL) requests or renew your ILL requests, use your My ILL Requests Account.
    • Library card/account = UCMNetID
    • Home campus = UCM
  • To check the status of everything you have checked out, use your My Library Account.
    • Use your UCMNetID and password
  • To check out physical items, just bring your CatCard.