How to Access Electronic Resources

Access to Electronic Resources – Databases, EbooksEDS and  PRIMO is for authorized Bar-Ilan users only.


Access to any electronic text requires identification

choose how to sign in

Students and faculty (including university pensioners) need to click on the first option to access the identification screen -Single Sign On

On the Single Sign On identification screen you need to login with your username and  password.

Username: I.D. no. (9 digits)

Password: Students - use your same password from the Moodle system.

                  Academic and Administrative  Faculty - use your same password from the Exchange mail.


      Link to the password management portal

      Instructions to change or set a new password (In Hebrew)


Other Bar-Ilan users who have been granted access to electronic resources, need to click  on the second option that will open a different identification window.

Username: biu followed by Id number (9 digits)

Password: The password you created after confirming your user account


Having problems accessing the databases?

1.  First, check yourself – Did you access the databases in the correct way? How to access electronic resources?

2.  If the problem is more complex, feel free to contact us


Students – please fill out the form and we will process your request.

Academic Staff – Please send mail to:

 Remember - You must abide by the copyright rules!, see: Copyright and Fair Use