ABI Inform (Proquest) off-campus access
If accessing ABI Inform (Proquest) off-campus and you get this screen:
DO NOT TRY TO LOGIN!
This login screen relates to the Athens access scheme that the University of Manchester no longer uses.
See below for alternative.
Probably best first to use your browser back button to go back to the link that took you to this page. Open a new browser tab or window and select http://proquest.umi.com/login? (should give screen below)
Select login through your library or institution.
Select UK Federation
Select University of Manchester
Supply your central username and password
You should now be logged into ABI Inform (Proquest) as an authenticated University of Manchester user.
If you now return to the link (e.g. in a reading list) and select again you should get straight into ABI Inform (Proquest) at the relevant article, since the relevent credentials are now cached in your browser for its current session.
There is a demo video of off-campus access in the answer to:
If in your browser session you have already accessed another e-journal database (Business Source Premier/Ebsco, Emerald, Science Direct …) you may not be prompted for your central username and password as this is already cached. However, you will have to select the links to indicate where you are from.