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Remote Access With an Athens Account

All VAs are now using LibLynx except VISN1 and VACO.

Access library resources from home or away from work without VPN by using an Athens remote access account. An Athens account allows you to access library resources with a single username and password when you are not on the VA network. Some resources are not available through Athens. For a list of resources not available through Athens remote access see below, or check for notes on the Find a Database page.

For problems or questions regarding your Athens account please contact the Library Network Office.


Resources That Require Separate Remote Access Accounts

The resources below are not accessible through Athens and require you to establish a username and password for each unique site.

AORN Facility Reference Center To register for an account click on Login at the top right of page and then click Login or Create an Account.
eNCPT Electronic Nutrition Care Process Terminology (formerly IDNT) Email the Library Network Office to request a username and password.  
Exam Master for PA Use your username and password. If you don't have a username and password, Request an Account.
Guidelines for Perioperative Practice Register for an account on the sign-up page.
Natural Medicines Register for a CE ID on the sign-up page.
Nutrition Care Manual Email the Library Network Office to request a username and password.  
oneSOURCE Document Site Email the Library Network Office to request a username and password.  
Reprotox Register for an account at the login page.
Sanford Guide Web Edition While off the VA network visit and complete the registration form using a valid email address.
STATdx Click on this link to create a remote access account login page.