Answered By: Sudha Anand
Last Updated: Aug 10, 2023     Views: 10


  • When you access any licensed or subscribed DePauw content, like databases, e-journals, etc., from the library website when off-campus you will be prompted to enter your full DePauw email address (e.g. and network password:

Open Athens login prompt

Open Athens login prompt password

  • You will be prompted to use Duo to verify your login.  (If you need assistance with this step, visit the IT KnowledgeBase for detailed instructions or contact the HelpDesk.)

Screenshot of Duo prompt screen

  • Choose the "Don't show this again" option and you will remain authenticated for 30 days.  

 Screenshot of Don't show this again screen

Having problems accessing a link from off-campus?

  • Is your link configured correctly?
    • Make sure this prefix is added to the front of your URL:
  • When would you need to do this?
    • If you e-mail yourself a citation and want to access it when you are off-campus
    • If you want to create a link to a journal or database and you are on campus when you create the link - the link will have to be edited for it to work off-campus
  • Try using Remote Desktop

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