Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

How to Use OpenAthens

Guidance for completing the registration process and accessing the library's electronic resources through OpenAthens

Introducing OpenAthens

OpenAthens Logo

Connect to Electronic Resources Remotely >>

 

OpenAthens is a single sign-on service that allows PMA staff and volunteers to access many of our electronic resources remotely.

If you are a PMA Staff member, many of our databases can be accessed remotely via OpenAthens. If you don't already have an OpenAthens account and would like to set one up, please contact library@philamuseum.org.

OpenAthens Resources

Sign-in Options:

  • Sign into the MyAthens portal
  • Follow library links to reach an OpenAthens prompt
  • Log-in directly from select resources

Resources available off-campus through OpenAthens:

Additional Resources:

Though not available directly through OpenAthens, the following resources can also be accessed remotely with the credentials stored in the OpenAthens platform:

For information on connecting to these resources, see the "Logins Required" box when you log into the MyAthens portal.