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VuFind: Create an Account

How to Create a VuFind Account

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Why Create a VuFind Account?

Creating a VuFind account is necessary to request books through I-Share. You can also use your VuFind login to request books from the University of Illinois catalog and I-Share, save materials to your Favorites to come back to later, view and renew the items you have checked out, and view fines.

Creating a VuFind Account

  1. Access the Library Gateway: http://www.library.illinois.edu/
  2. Select the "Catalog" drop-down menu (in the light blue column)
  3. Select "U of I Catalog"
  4. Select Login on the right-hand side of the page
  5. Select Create a New Account and complete the following form:

Screen shot of create an account form.