Last Updated: Feb 02, 2018     Views: 3

If you had off-campus access to online library resources as an actively employed UGA faculty or staff member, you retain those privileges after retirement.

Use your UGA MyID and password or the GALILEO password to access online library resources off-campus.


Solutions to Common Access Issues:

Your UGA MyID password must be up-to-date

Your UGA MyID is the username and password that you use to log into UGAMail. This password must be updated every six months.

To update your UGA MyID password, call EITS at 706-542-3106 for assistance. You can also update your password using this website:

You can also watch this video for a step-by-step video tutorial about setting up your MyID password:

Your GALILEO password must be up-to-date

The GALILEO password changes multiple times a year. You can retrieve the new GALILEO password by going to, clicking "My Account," and logging in using your UGA MyID and password. This process is described in this video tutorial

Effective March 12, 2018: You must be enrolled in ArchPass Duo

ArchPass Duo is a two-step login solution that adds an extra layer of security to help protect your UGA accounts. You can enroll here:

You can also watch a video tutorial about how to enroll here:


If you continue to have issues accessing library resources off-campus, please contact Access Services at 706-542-3256 or


For information about UGA faculty borrowing privileges, visit: 

For information about UGA staff borrowing privileges, visit:

Contact Us

Phone: 706-542-3251


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