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UIC Library Access Worldwide

As a UIC Student you can access a full range of resources and services that our library provides to our faculty and students, no matter where you are in the world.

Go to the list of databases in the library website and search the appropriate databases. If you are not sure which database to use, consult our Research Guides. All databases require log in with UIC NetID. If you do not have one, please contact ACCC to activate your UIC NetID and password. 

To request an article that is not available in full-text, please go to ILLiad. You will receive an email notification on how to access the article electronically through ILLiad. 

Here are some commonly used databases you have access to:

Getting Started

The sources listed below provide background information that can give context to and guide your research. These sources also provide vocabulary to use in searching for books and journal articles relevant to your research.

How to Search Library Databases with Keywords?