Many of the Schumann Library's resources are available online, 24/7. However, access to most of the databases, electronic journals, and e-books is restricted to WIT students, faculty, and staff.
How can I access library resources from off-campus?
If you are starting from the Library's website, simply click on the resource you want and you should be prompted for your WIT network account credentials.
If you often do your research away from campus, you can install our off-campus proxy bookmarklet on your browser. The bookmarklet is a snippet of code saved in your browser's bookmarks that lets you start at a resource rather than the Library's website and then route the resource through our proxy service.
Right-click and copy the link address of the bookmarklet below. In your web browser's bookmark manager, add a new bookmark to the bookmarks bar and paste the code into the bookmark address field: Schumann Library Proxy Bookmarklet
Connect directly to a library-subscribed resource from off-campus (e.g. type https://ieeexplore.ieee.org/ into your browser's location bar).
Click the bookmarklet to route your request through our proxy server (you should see our proxy prefix prepended to the URL).
The bookmarklet only works for resources that the library owns or licenses.
If you are having trouble, try accessing the resource starting from the Library's website.