Server Maintenance

Ares Electronic Reserves will be inaccessible on July 18 (Thursday) for a server migration.

My Library Accounts

Student using a computer terminal near study cubbies in the Library book stacks.

Log in to your library accounts below using your WUSTL key and password. If you have any issues, please contact the University Libraries.

My Catalog

Log in to the Classic Catalog to view your items, place holds, and renew items.

Interlibrary Loan

Log in to ILLiad to view and make requests through Interlibrary Loan.

Ares Course Reserves

Log in to Ares to find articles, books, and videos on reserve for your course.

Off-Campus Access

Log in to our proxy server to access electronic resources when off-campus.

Personal Accounts and Network Authentication

The majority of library accounts and systems use the WUSTL Key to provide access to resources for Washington University students, faculty, and staff. Information on creating and maintaining your WUSTL Key can be found on the WUSTL Connect website.


Information on changing your password or resolving a lost password problem can also be found on the WUSTL Connect website.


For information on borrowing privileges, loan periods, renewals, returns, and more, please see the Borrowing & Returns page. For further assistance, please call the Olin Library Help Desk at (314) 935-5420 during regular business hours or reach out to University Libraries staff through our Ask Us page.