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Dawsonera access guide: Home

Step by Step guide

1. Search for an dawsonera ebook e.g.via the library catalogue:
and click on the link to access:

2. If you get the following Athens screen do not enter your username
instead click on the 'Alternative Login' link (highlighted):

3.The type in 'Staffordshire University' and click on 'Go':

4. Now choose 'Staffordshire University' from the list:


5. Next click on the link: Go to the Staffordshire University login page >>


6. Finally enter your University username and password (the same as your one for Blackboard):

7. And you are now logged into dawsonera and can read the ebook online or download for 3 days:


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Academic Skills team

Library Creative and Catalyst,
Stoke Campus and
Library Centre for Health Innovation,
Stafford Campus