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How to create a password for remote access to McGaw Library Databases


1. Go to and click on the Academics tab. Scroll down to Academic Resources and then click on McGaw Library.

2. When you click on McGaw Library scroll down until you see OPAC (online public access catalog), then click on OPAC.

3. When you see the search box for the catalog, you will see this in the top right corner:

4. Click "Sign in" and this option will appear:

5. Click "SET/RESET PASSWORD" and you will receive an email in your ALC email directing you on how to create a password. Always use the number below the barcode on the back of your ID as your username.

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