Please note, a current MSU NetID and password are required to log in remotely to the library's subscription resources.

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If you are unable to log in to the library's online resources from off campus with your NetID and password, please review the steps below to try and resolve the issue:



Only current MSU Bozeman faculty, staff, & students have remote access.

MSU Bozeman staff, faculty, and students enrolled in the current term have access to MSU Library electronic resources. They will use their NetID credentials when prompted to log in to the library.

If you're a staff, faculty, or student at MSU Northern, Billings, or Great Falls, you will need to log in to resources through your respective library's website:

Try clearing your browser's cache.

Our browsers tend to hold on to information that can, over time, cause problems when trying to log in to the library's online resources. We recommend clearing your browsers cache and trying to log in again to the resource or use our test link:


Steps for clearing your cache in different browsers are linked below:

Reset your password.

MSU Bozeman staff, faculty, and students enrolled in the current term have access to MSU Library online resources. They will use their NetID credentials when prompted to log in to the Library. If you are having trouble logging in with your NetID credentials, we recommend trying to reset your password.

Emeritus and affiliate or courtesy faculty, make sure your status is current in Banner.

Emeritus and affiliate or courtesy faculty need to submit a request for approval of a non-employee appointment yearly to maintain uninterrupted access to the library's online resources. These users should contact their sponsoring department or MSU Human Resources to check on their status in Banner before contacting the library. It is important to note that anyone not appointed in accordance with this policy, will not be granted access to the library's resources.


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