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Biomedical Engineering: Offsite & Mobile Library Access

Links for biomedical engineering resources.

Off Campus Access

Off campus access to research databases and online journals is only available to current Duke students, faculty, and staff.

Most researchers use EZ-Proxy.  Some databases require the use of the VPN.  VPN may also work in cases when EZ-Proxy does not.


  1. Start at the All, CatalogDatabases, or E-Journals page, or follow a  link. 
  2. A pop-up window will ask for your NetID and password.  Once logged in, you will be able to access any library resources online for the rest of your browser session.


  1. Go to
  2. Select 'Library Resources Only' as the 'Department' and sign in with your NetID and password.
  3. If this is your first use of the VPN, software will automatically download to your computer.

IT classes online

Online videos, tutorials and classes for many programming languages and software.  Available through Duke with netid & pswd.  For more information please see Duke OIT lynda.  Otherwise, click below to connect through Duke to


Access Journals on your Phone and Tablet!

See the Duke Library BrowZine page for more information.

Duke Mobile App

Duke Mobile App OIT's Duke Mobile app, for apple and android devices, includes access to the Duke library catalog and "Ask Us Now" to call or text with a librarian.  Many other useful Duke resources available in this Duke Mobile suite.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar limits your results to academic resources.

tip:  To get the link when using Google Scholar off campus, go to Scholar Settings and choose Duke from Library Links.

You can also set your preferred bibliography manager (BibTeX, Endnote, Refworks) in Scholar Settings for one-click citation export.  Here's how.

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