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The Remote Access Bookmarklet will let you gain access to library-licensed content without using links on the library website. This can be useful if you:
Once installed, anytime you go to a web page of one of our online resources, click the Remote Access Bookmarklet button in your toolbar, and it will attempt to authorize you via your NetID and provide full content access.
Chrome, Safari, and Edge
When on a webpage where you need to be authorized as a UW-Madison user to receive full access (like an article page on a journal website), just click the Remote Access Bookmarklet in your toolbar. This will redirect you to a page where you can login with your NetID and gain access to licensed content. You will know the bookmarklet has worked if you check the website's URL – it should now include "ezproxy.library.wisc.edu" somewhere in the URL.
If you receive a "Remote Access Error" when you use the bookmarklet on a URL, the most common reasons are: