Access to UVa licensed resources such as online books, journals, and search tools (e.g. Ovid MEDLINE) is restricted to UVa faculty, staff, and students. To access these resources from outside UVa, you will need to use the UVa proxy server and log in via Netbadge.
Follow the instructions below to install the Moore Access mobile button for UVa-level access from Google, PubMed, or any non-UVa site on your iOS device
Open these instructions in the Safari browser of your iOS device.
Copy the following URL by tapping and holding your finger on the text below, then select Copy.
Bookmark this instruction page.
Tap the action arrow. at the bottom of the screen (iPhone, iPod Touch) or the left of the location bar (iPad), then tap Add Bookmark. Save the bookmark, named " Moore Access," to your iOS device's Bookmarks Bar (for button-like functionality) or Bookmarks folder if you prefer.
Most important: edit the bookmark. You need to change the bookmark's URL to the text you copied in Step 2.
Tap the Bookmarks button at the bottom of the screen (iPhone/iPod Touch) or top of the screen (iPad), then tap Edit.
Locate the Moore Access bookmark you just saved, then tap it.
Tap the URL field of the bookmark (it begins with http:// ) then delte its contents. Hold your finger on the now empty URL field and select Paste when that option appears. The text you copied should now be in the URL field for your Moore Access bookmark
Navigate to the UVa-licensed resource you want to access, via Google or your search tool of choice.
Click the button you just installed in your toolbar.
Log in via Netbadge when prompted, and access the resource. Not eligible for Netbadge? See our EZproxy for Preceptors instructions.
Doesn't work? Check VIRGO to make sure UVa licenses the resource you wish to access. Still doesn't work? Contact us at 434-924-5444 or Ask a Librarian.
How Do I documentation by Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, University of Virginia is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License
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