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INDIGO Help: Creating An Account

These pages provide help for searching, browsing, and submitting to INDIGO.

Creating An Account

  • You do not need to register with INDIGO to browse collections. See Help for directions on searching collections.
  • Registered users can subscribe to a collection (to receive e-mail when new items become available) and can be authorized to submit items to a collection. If you are a member of the UIC community and youre interested in having a collection in INDIGO or in being authorized to submit to one, email
  • Access to some collections are limited to current members of the UIC community.  An active UIC net ID and password are required to access these collections.
  • To register:

1. On the left side of the screen, select Register.  Note: If you are a current UIC student, staff, or faculty member, you may log in using your Net-ID and password and do not need to create an account.  However, you do need to log in to register.

select register on login screen


2. If you are a UIC student or faculty member, you may log in using your Net-ID and password.


enter email address

3. You will be sent an email missage containing a special URL, or "token". When you visit this URL, you will need to fill out some simple information:

describe personal info

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