How do I access academic journals and other campus subscriptions remotely?

To gain access, go through the libraries website: https://www.library.wisc.edu.

Click the dropdown that says “Search the Catalog” on the top left to change the selection to either “Articles” or “Databases.”

The Article search option is a general search across a broad range of topics.

The Database search option will allow you to search for specific disciplinary databases. If you are new to the Libraries’ list of over 1,300 databases, see the quick links for some of the most common options:

  • Browse by Subject/Type
  • Introductory Databases
  • Top 10 Databases

Here area few online tips and tricks: https://www.library.wisc.edu/help/research-tips-tricks/

How to search if you know the journal you want: https://www.library.wisc.edu/help/research-tips-tricks/finding-a-specific-journal/

How to search if you have a specific article in mind: https://www.library.wisc.edu/help/research-tips-tricks/finding-a-specific-article/

If you need any assistance, the Libraries are available to provide assistance via email, chat or text:  https://www.library.wisc.edu/help/

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