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Link to Databases and Other Electronic Resources List

The following electronic resources link is provided to assist users with access to databases and other e-resources.

Electronic Resources Links

Remember VPN access is available:
We encourage you to use a VPN connection.

VPN instructions for Windows 7 computers: Windows 7

Instructions for Windows 8 or 8.1: Windows 8 or 8.1

VPN instructions for MacIntosh computres: MacIntosh

If you need help setting up VPN or locating materials please contact a librarian at Ask a Librarian

Meanwhile, access to electronic resources is availble while on campus and in the library.


Systems affected:
(posted 2014-07-24 14:00:00)


Mobile Databases and Apps for E-resource Access

The following link goes to a list of mobile databases and apps that can be downloaded to mobile devices: Mobile Databses and Apps


Systems affected:
(posted 2014-07-30 11:00:00)


Workaround for users on the wireless network.

There have been numerous reports of users on the TTU wireless network having trouble accessing the Library s databases and e-journals. TTU has added a new IP address range to accommodate the increasing number of devices.

Major vendors (EBSCO, FirstSearch, JSTOR, Lexis-Nexis, Scopus, Web of Knowledge, Wiley) have been notified and should present no problems to users.

The Library is in the process of notifying the rest of our database and ejournal providers.

If you are having trouble connecting in the meantime, you can copy and paste the following url into your browser in front of the link you re trying to access:

http://lib-e2.lib.ttu.edu/login?url=

This will send your session through the Library s proxy server without requiring authentication from TTU or the vendor.

If you continue to have problems, please call the Library Systems Office at 742-0846, or Marina Oliver at 834-1074.

We regret the inconvenience.


Systems affected:
(posted 2013-12-05 10:00:00)