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COTC: Off-campus access: Instructions for accessing the databases

Accessing the databases from off-campus

To access the article databases from off-campus, start on the COTC library website:  Select the link that reads: Databases.

Homepage of  An arrow is pointing to the menu on the right hand side of the screen, highlighting the Databases link


This will bring you the list of COTC databases.  Select the name of the database you would like to use.

Image of the list of COTC databases.  The database Academic Search Complete is highlighted.

Once you select the name of the database, you will be brought to the sign-in screen.  You can sign-in with your name-# and password, just as you would when signing into myCOTC.  If you have already signed into myCOTC or Canvas, you will not need to sign in again; you will be brought directly to the database.  If you have issues with your password, please call the ITS Help Desk: 740-366-9244.

Sign-in screen for Central Ohio Technical College, asking for student username and password.