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.Criminal Justice Subject Guide: Off Campus Access

A guide to information resources for the law enforcement and criminal justice fields.

Off-Campus Access

Access to some online resources is restricted to current WOU students, faculty and staff.

When you see this screen: 

Enter your Pawprint username and password

Don't know your Pawprint username or password? Use Account Lookup

To access your files stored on the campus network (My Documents, public_html) and applications such as Microsoft Office, SPSS, SAS, Adobe Creative Suite, or Dreamweaver, use Windows Remote Desktop to access the WOU terminal servers.

Technical Recommendations and Requirements

To have full functionality when using library resources, we recommend:

  • An up-to-date browser (Chrome, Firefox, or Safari recommended)
  • Cookies and JavaScript enabled on your computer and in your browser
  • Some resources may require a PDF reader browser plugin
  • Firewalls: Some school districts and workplaces have firewalls that interfere with our proxy server, the machine that identifies you as a WOU patron to our subscription databases. Contact your network administrator for assistance. Your network or ISP must allow access to ports 2048-2248 (except 2049).

Have a Question?

You can contact the library remotely:


   Chat or Zoom: Ask WOU Library


   Phone: 503-838-8418

    Text: 503-383-9681