Remote access

Resources accessible only from UCLouvain domain computers:

  • subscribed databases;
  • subscribed digital periodicals;
  • subscribed ebooks;
  • theses and publications of restricted access research (;
  • restricted access digital dissertations (DIAL.mem);

Access to resources from a computer outside the UCLouvain domain (e.g. while on mission abroad, at home) is obtained via a ‘proxy’ server and restricted to:

  • UCLouvain staff;
  • UCLouvain students.

Accessing the proxy server

Outside the UCLouvain intranet network, "Remote access"appears on the catalog page.

Click "Remote access".

Log in with your global username and password.

If you do not yet have a global username, activate your user account.