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Alumni and Guest Users: UMW Libraries

A guide to UMW Libraries' resources for Alumni and Guest Users

Wireless Internet @ UMW Libraries

Wireless internet is available at both UMW Libraries locations. You can use any Wi-Fi-capable device, such as a laptop, tablet, or smartphone.

Several wireless networks are available in UMW Libraries. Guests on campus will need to use the network called UMW-Guest.

  • UMW-Guest requires users to create a username and password, or to use Google or Facebook credentials to connect.
    UMW-Guest does not allow access to library databases and other online resources

To access UMW Libraries' online databases and other electronic resources, Alumni and guests must use UMW Libraries computers.

Simpson Library Computers

Simpson Library has two types of computers: Guest Computers and Student Computers.

Simpson Library Guest Computers Simpson Library Student Computers

Who may use these computers?

Anyone may use the guest computers.

How do I use a Guest Computer?

Ask at the Simpson Library Reference Desk.  The librarian will log you in.

Who may use these computers?

Current UMW Students, faculty, and staff

Stafford Campus Library Computers

Stafford Campus Library Computers

Who may use these computers?

4 computers reserved for guests. 16 are reserved only for UMW students and faculty.

How do I use a Stafford Campus Library computer?

Please ask the library staff to get you signed-in to one of these four guest workstations.