Connecting Off-Campus

How to Remotely Access our Restricted Research Databases

Current Chico State students, staff, faculty, and emeritus faculty can remotely access Meriam Library's restricted databases.Screen capture of EZproxy login

To access databases from off campus:

  1. Select a research database.
  2. Click the link to the database you've chosen.
  3. Enter your CSU, Chico Portal username and password.

Trouble with your account? See Your Portal Account or call (530) 898-4357.

Note: the Chico Password Station manages faculty and staff account passwords and security.

Chico Distance & Online Education (CDOE) Students

As a CDOE student you have access to:

Having trouble with library research for an assignment? Contact the appropriate subject librarian for help.

Retired Faculty (non-emeritus), Staff, and Alumni

Unfortunately licensing with our database vendors does not allow us to provide remote database access to our retired faculty, staff and alumni. However, access to databases and electronic full-text, as well as to the library’s print collections, is available to anybody who visits the library.

Unrestricted Research Databases

Several of the databases available through our library are free to the public. Access to the following databases is unrestricted.