Are you having trouble finding the full-text for articles? Do you need an article from a journal USM doesn’t own? Keep finding articles listed as "Citation Online"? A resource you thought was available turned out not to be? Need a book you can't find in our catalog? Or a book from an out-of-state library?
...you'll need to sign up for one. This is a separate system from other University systems, so you should use a separate password. You can also use a separate username. If you do, just remember it. We suggest you use the same username as your @maine.edu e-mail (the before @maine.edu part) and a different password. You can use the “Create an account” link to initiate this process.
You library barcode number can be found as a set of smaller numbers printed in black below the barcode on your USM ID. It can also be found in the My USM Portal under Technology & Resources by clicking on either Card View or Libraries.
...you'll need to make arrangements with Card Services to get an ID.
...sorry, but non-USM IDs don't work with our inter-library loan system. (Remember: you can request book, scores, videos, etc. from other libraries in the state through MaineCat) There are two alternatives that may be helpful: