Primary Method for Off-Campus Access
To access article and other databases off campus, type in your UFnet account information (email, blackboard login) when you see the UF Resource Authentication page. You will be prompted to enter this information when
you click on a number of resources on the Shafer Library homepage plus on the UF Libraries Research Guides page when you select Databases A-Z or By Subject.
Secondary Methods for Off-Campus Access
If you cannot log into your UFnet account, you should still be able to access most of Shafer Library's databases by authenticating through OPAL or OhioLINK. You will need to use the 14-digit barcode number on the backside of your Student ID (Oiler OneCard & University ID) beginning with 40633 ....
If you are having problems accessing the library's resources, try these following suggestions.
If you still have problems accessing, report your problem to the library at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 419-434-4549. You may also contact IT Help at helpdesk.findlay.edu or call 419-434-4357.
- Clear web
browser cache and cookies.
- Try a
different browser- if you are
using Firefox, for example, try Chrome or Internet
may have firewalls preventing access- hospitals, companies,
schools, and other organizations often have firewalls and other security
measures in place which may prevent you from accessing the library’s resources.
Try connecting using your own personal device.
computer firewalls and filters can prevent access. Firewall software often
gives you options to specify what to allow through your network.