How to access UoN Library Services
The University of Nairobi Library subscribes to electronic resources that can be accessed off campus. IF YOU DO NOT HAVE AN EMAIL ACCOUNT
- For students:
- Using the “student mail” link at the bottom of the UoN Homepage (https://mail2.uonbi.ac.ke/), create a UoN e-mail account using registration number and National ID/passport.
- Create a network access account on students email link (https://mail2.uonbi.ac.ke/) - use the email created in Step (a) above.
- You will receive network access account details through the already created students email account.
- In case you cannot complete the process please send an email to email@example.com, providing your Full Name and registration number.
- For staff: send an email to the director ICT (firstname.lastname@example.org), providing your Full Name and Payroll Number.
USING VPN FOR REMOTE ACCESS
- Go to https://vpn.uonbi.ac.ke, login to the network using the username and password used for email access
- Select the link to UoN Library Electronic resources link.
- If you do not have an account already, click on the Register here link
- Fill out the online registration form. Ensure you use your University of Nairobi Email.
- Wait for approval confirmation that normally takes 24 hours.
- Return to the login page and use your username and password.
- From the remotexs homepage, you can access all the electronic resources provided by the Library.