Here’s a few tips on how to access journal articles, research papers, and pretty much anything from home using University of Waterloo library’s server.
First: drag these few links into your bookmark bar and you’ll have pretty easy sailing through these websites.
For anyone who’s tired of the web-based interface that UW’s Nexus offers, here are some tips so that you never have to go back there again! I’ll tell you how you can move your email away from Nexus (your engmail account) as well as how to access your N: drive from anywhere using FTP. I am assuming you are using Gmail for these tips because it makes it all 100x easier. Continue reading