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Seamless Students Guide to The Library: Library Information

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Frequently Asked Questions

Accessing Databases from Off Campus

  • Go to the Library's Homepage @
  • Catalog, no log-in needed
  • Databases, you must log-in
  • Click on the "AUM Databases" link under the category Find Articles
  • Click on one of the subject categories
  • Select a database to search and click on the name of the database
  • A verification screen will be displayed
  • Type your AUM email address in the box
  • Type your AUM email password in the Password box
  • Click on the Submit button and after a few seconds you should be connected to the database


If you cannot connect to a database, refer to the Troubleshooting Database Access From Off-Campus guide OR or call the Library Reference Desk at 334-244-3649 and report the problem.

How do I find a book?

The AUM Library Catalog is available from the Library's homepage. The online catalog is a computerized finding tool that is an index or listing of what materials the AUM Library owns and where they are located. It can be searched by keyword, title, author, subject, or call number. For more detailed searching instructions, refer to the guide AUM Library Online Catalog: Basic Search Features.

How do I renew a book online?

You may renew a book online if it is not overdue. Refer to How to Renew Online for the steps to follow.


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