Off-campus access

Did you know? If you are a Cal Poly student, faculty or staff member you can use most of our online services from the library, your dorm, your home, or anywhere you have online access.

Avoid paying for articles

Are you being asked to pay for an article? Tell the resource you are from Cal Poly by reloading the page with the Cal Poly library Proxy Bookmarklet as described below.

Proxy Bookmarklet information

Click the resource from our web site

In other words, click the link you need from our web site.

Need an article database? Need to use Google Scholar? Click the link from our site and you will be prompted to put in your Poly credentials. From there you will be able to access that resource.

Helpful resource links

You can also access databases from the Library Tab at MyCalPoly.

Need help with this?

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