Off-campus access to electronic resources

Access to Keele's eresources is usually through your Keele username and password.

Our eresources off-campus guide‌ will help you through the process, as will our .

A few resources work slightly differently, so we've produced a series of short videos to assist with off-campus logins to our resources. These can be found on the .

Look out for a link called 'Institutional login' or 'Shibboleth login', select the 'UK Federation/UK Higher Education' and then 'Recru it networ'.  You will then be able to use your Keele IT Account username and password; the same login you use to access PCs on the campus network.

Below is a screen-shot of the log-in screen to look for:

Institutional log-in screen   

Access is available for all registered Keele students and staff.

If you are having difficulties accessing resources please the Library Info Point via email at [email protected] or telephone 01782 734159 for further assistance.


NHS Athens accounts

NHS Athens accounts are provided via the Health Library and are only available to NHS staff.