UMGC Library

Library Login Help

Login troubleshooting

How to log in

Current students, faculty, staff:
Use your UMGC email address and password - the same as you use for other UMGC applications, such as MyUMGC and your online classroom.

UMGC Sign in screen

Getting an error message that you do not have access?

Getting an error that says "You do not currently have remote access to UMGC Library Resources?"
Because of licensing restrictions, you must be taking a class, teaching a class, or currently employed at UMGC to log in remotely to library resources.  

Who can access UMGC Library Resources?

  • STUDENTS who are currently taking a class.
    Access is activated one week before the class begins.
  • FACULTY who are currently teaching a class.
    Access is activated four weeks before the class begins.
  • STAFF who are currently employed.
    Access is activated when employment begins.
  • EMERITUS faculty
    Access should be perpetual.


Report a Login Problem if you should have access but do not.  

Alternate/Guest Login

Alternate/Guest Login
You can use this login if you are having an issue with your regular login (and are an active student, faculty or staff member).  You will be prompted to log in with your last name and Student or Employee ID number.  You can also use this login if you have a guest account.  

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