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What is Athens?

Athens is an Access Management System that enables secure access to many of the online resources and journals subscribed to by the Book Library.

How will I get an account?

Current students and staff of the Institute are entitled to an Athens account. New students will receive an email from Eduserv containing details of their Athens account shortly after registration and provided they have a valid Courtauld email account.

How do I access resources via Athens?

The Book Library website gives full details of the library’s Online Resources.  Alternatively, for a full list of resources accessible via Athens, please log on to MyAthens and select the Resources tab.


Any questions?

Ask a member of staff in the Book Library, call 020 3947 7630, or email

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