Last updated: 19 Jan 2021 9:42am
Logging into Library Resources
Receiving security warnings? It’s okay to press advanced and selecting Proceed / Accept. Alternatively, try a different browser.
Please be aware that there can be a risk when bypassing warnings.
If search is down:
eResource access - some user groups
Alumni, La Trobe College and community borrowers only: From mid-January you may be prompted to reset your password, or have difficulty accessing some eResources. If you experience issues doing this, please fill out the form below and someone will respond.
EndNote and Zotero
Factiva access and linking
Error message: Connection not private / Connection not secure / Other similar security warnings
Issue: Upon trying to access Library Search, get error about website security or privacy. This is a known issue and is no risk to any user. Our vendor is working to fix this as a high priority.
To bypass the warning on Firefox:
- Click "Advanced..."
- Click "Accept the Risk and Continue"
To bypass the warning on Chrome:
- Click "Advanced"
- Click "Proceed to latrobe.edu.au (unsafe)"
To bypass the warning on Edge:
- Click "Details"
- Click "Go on to the webpage (Not recommended)"
Error message: It looks like you may have logged in to (sic) many times in your session.
Issue: Upon trying to access a webpage, get error It looks like you may have logged in to (sic) many times in your session. Please return to your last successful login and try again. If you continue to have trouble accessing Library resources please contact us to check your access details
Suggestion: This is usually caused by having multiple browser windows open, causing too many logins. Log out and clear your cookies and cache
Issue: Unable to access
Suggestion: SAI Global requires you to register individually before you can access it.
You can view the full standard without downloading by selecting "Read Only"
Try again at a different time- there is a limit on concurrent users
Issue: Error messages when trying to login
Suggestion: SciVal requires you to register individually before you can access it
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