Off-Campus Login Instructions
Off-campus access to the Virtual Library collection is restricted to CMC students, faculty, and staff.
When accessing Virtual Library databases from off-campus, you will be asked to login. There are several methods that will allow you to login to the Virtual Library system.
Login through Canvas:
You will find a link to “CMC Libraries" at the bottom of every course menu. Using “CMC Libraries” link in Canvas will pass required authentication to the libraries' online collections.
- Login with your CMC username and password:
Upon accessing one of the library's online databases from off-campus you will be presented with a login screen. When a login screen appears, enter your CMC username and password.
- What is my username?
If you don't know your username you can find it through WebAdvisor.
- What is my password?
If you've never used WebAdvisor, MyCMC, or CMC provided e-mail, you'll have a default password?
Your default password will be the letters ‘cmc’ followed by the last 6 digits of your SSN. If you don’t have a SSN, it will be ‘cmc’ followed by your 2 digit birth month and day followed by ‘xx’ (cmc0123xx for January 23; cmc1205xx for December 5).
- For questions or problems with your CMC username or password, please contact Information Technologies Service Desk:
Phone: 970-947-8438; 866-642-0495 (toll-free)
Access from CMC Computers
If you are accessing Virtual Library databases from one of the CMC computers, you will not be asked to login.