Remote Access to Online Resources: T-Z

How to access online journal articles, e-books and use SEEKER when you are away from the University.

Full list of Databases

Whilst most databases are listed on this guide, there may be a few not included. A full list of databases can be found on our A-Z database list

Taylor & Francis

Select Sign in at the top of the screen.

Choose the login option which says “Sign in via Shibboleth"

Choose University of St Andrews from the list of institutions and login with your University username and password.


Taylor & Francis gives access to many online journals and e-books. 

Web of Science

How to Access Web of Science:
Off campus access:
  • Click on the link then select the orange “click here to access Web of Knowledge” button on the main screen.
  • Under "Institutional (Shibboleth) users login" select  "UK Federation", click "Go".
  • Search for "University of St Andrews", Click "Continue"
  • Login with your University username and password on th SSO page.



Wiley Online Library 
database which hosts full-text access to over 450 e-journal subscriptions and Wiley e-books held by the University Library.

Select Institutional Login (top right of screen).

Under Institutional Login, type in St Andrews and click on University of St Andrews from the organisations.

Login with your University username and password.

Unfortunately, you will then need to search Wiley again for the journal or ebook content.


Here is a short video demo:




the British Library's Electronic Table of Contents database of over 20,000 currentjournals and 16,000 conference proceedings, published annually, from 1993 onward. Contains over 20 million journal and conference records, covering science, technology, medicine, engineering, business, law, finance, the arts and humanities.

Click on ZETOC search. Choose University of St Andrews from the list of institutions.

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