Off Campus Access

The Novanet library catalogue is freely searchable and can be accessed from anywhere. 

The databases listed on the Resources page are subscription-based and available to the NSCAD community on campus and remotely.  When accessing these resources off campus you will need to first login using the following instructions:

1. Open the off-campus login page at
2. Identify yourself as either a Faculty member or a Student.
3. Enter your NSCAD email username.(e.g. if your email address is, your username would be jsmith).
4. Enter your NSCAD email password.
5. Choose a resource from the list provided after login.