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. Library access is available 4-6 business days after you join.
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or call 612.624.2323 or 800.862.5867.
Need your Internet ID or password?
Contact the U of M HelpLine at 612.301.4357.
Need help searching the databases?
Contact the University Libraries at 612.626.2227 or www.lib.umn.edu
(select the "Ask a Librarian" tab.
Online Library Access
Alumni Association members have access to two University Libraries databases, which contain thousands of academic journals, trade publications, company profiles, market research reports and more. You can access them below with your U of M Internet ID (e-mail login).
Library access is available 4-6 business days after you join.
Connect to the Academic Search Alumni Edition database.
Connect to the Business Source Alumni Edition database.
If you have an active U of M e-mail address:
At the Login page, enter your Internet ID and password as you would when logging into your e-mail account.
If you do not have a U of M e-mail address:
Contact the U of M HelpLine at 612-301-4357.
If the HelpLine is not able to provide you with an Internet ID, contact the Alumni Association at 612.624.2323 or 800.862.5867.
The University Libraries periodically experiences technical difficulties with its web site. If you are unable to connect with the library databases, please try waiting 20 minutes and logging in again. If you continue to have difficulty, contact the Wilson Library Reference Desk for the most up-to-date information: 612.624.3321. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience.
To view a list of available publications* in each database, click on the links below (full-text content available where indicated in the "Full Text Start" and "Full Text Stop" columns):
| Academic Search Alumni Edition
|| Business Source Alumni Edition
| Journal & Magazine Titles (pdf)
|| Journal & Magazine Titles (pdf)
- 8,289 - total number of journals & magazines indexed and abstracted
(7,219 are peer-reviewed)
- 3,369 - total number of journals & magazines in full text
(3,020 are peer-reviewed)
- 3,229 - total number of journals & magazines indexed and abstracted
(1,885 are peer-reviewed)
- 1,382 - total number of journals & magazines in full text
(757 are peer-reviewed)
| Other Sources
|| Other Sources
*Access to journals, magazines, and other sources subject to change without notice.
Please Note : Alumni Association members may make use of these licensed resources solely for their own personal research and educational use. Such access should not act as a substitute for a user's business or employer obtaining access to the licensed resources. Misuse of the materials violates University policy. Furthermore, systematic downloading of large numbers of articles or other misuse of these materials violates the terms of the University Libraries' license agreement, and could result in termination of the license and loss of the use of this material by the entire University of Minnesota community, in addition to any penalties imposed by the licensor. We appreciate your sensitivity and adherence to these terms.