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Remote access to Library's E-Resources: Overview

EdUHK students and staff can remotely access library electronic resources via Library Website ( by using their EdUHK Network usernames and passwords for authentication.   The is guide provides you with different options to retrieve Library subscribed resources. 

Access via EdUHK VPN Service

EdUHK staff and students can make secure connection from their home  computer  to the campus network with Virtual Private Network (VPN).  After successfully install and login to the EdUHK VPN, users should be able to access the articles via Library iSearch. In addition, most of the library online resources can be directly access as if you are searching on campus without asking to login again.

For the detailed instruction, please visit OCIO’s VPN Service webpage or contact our Information Counter by phone 2948 6653 or by email for assistance.

Access via EdUHK Network

Library electronic resources are accessible from any PC connected to the Internet via campus network. For detailed information on using Remote Access Services, please visit OCIO web page at


Access via Non-EdUHK Network

Library’s remote access allows authorized Library users to access our electronic resources, which is restricted for use by the University community, via non-EdUHK ISPs. Users will be prompted to enter their EdUHK Network user names and passwords when they select the databases on the Library webpage for authentication purpose.

To comply with the licence requirements of the databases, remote access is only provided to students and staff of the University. All Library External Members are excluded.

Stay in touch with Library

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