To access the SBU Libraries's e-resources, you will login through the Southwest Baptist University login page pictured below. Enter your SBU username and password--the same one you use for MySBU and your SBU email account.
This page goes through a library service called OpenAthens to confirm that you are an authorized SBU user. Once OpenAthens confirms your SBU login, you will be redirected to the library resource you were trying to access.
Pretend you are having trouble logging in to a library resource.
Go check out the How To guide
and identify the person you would need to contact for help.
You can access your library account to see what you have currently checked out from our library, renew your materials, and view your library holds and article requests.
To access your library account, watch the video or follow the steps below.
Log into your library account and see what (if any) books you have checked out.
Try renewing them in your account!
Certain library databases require you to be on-campus to create a login the first time you access it. Once you have registered and created your account, then you are able to access that resource anywhere. The resources that require this are:
There are also resources that must have an account created by the library or a faculty member. If you need access to one of the following resources, please contact your professor if it is for a particular class. Otherwise, you can contact the Digital Services Librarian and they will have an account created for you.
Create a free LearningExpress Library account while you are on-campus.
Then, once you are off-campus, you can log in to your account and take advantage
of one of the lessons on Career Preparation, such as
"Create Great Resumes and Cover Letters" or "Interview with Confidence."