Utilization

Electronic Journal/Database remote access service

The service “Tulips Warp” allows you to access the electronic journals and the databases which the University of Tsukuba subscribes, when you are outside of the campus. (Normally they can be accessed only via campus network.)
(* Warp is an abbreviation for "Web Access from Remote Place".)

How to use this service

  1. Click the link below “I agree on the terms and go to the electronic journal / database list.”.
  2. Access an electronic journal or a database with “R” on the right side.
  3. Enter your Unified Authentication ID (13 digits numbers on your ID card) and your password (controlled in「Unified Authentication System」).
  4. The URL remains “xxx-xxx-xxx.ezproxy.tulips.tsukuba.ac.jp” while using this service. Tulips Warp is valid only for the pages with this URL.

Go to remote access service

Your agreement to the terms below is required to use Tulips Warp.

  • Libraries of University of Tsukuba take users’ access log, which will be used only for statistical purposes and will not be opened publicly.
  • Users will inform Library of problems (e.g. the disconnection).
  • According to the terms of the electronic journals and databases, users will not download excessively. With illegal use, the publishers may suspend the whole services available for the University of Tsukuba.

I agree on the terms and go to the electronic journal / database list.
(access an electronic journal or a database with “R” on the right side)


When you cannot access Tulips Warp…

Besides Tulips Warp, some databases (listed below) accept login with Unified Authentication account and do not require Tulips Warp to log in. Here is the list of the databases and some instruction to log in:

  • CiNii
    Click “Log in” on the upper right and select “筑波大学 (University of Tsukuba)” as 所属機関 (the institute which you belong to).
  • NII-REO(HSS) (HCPP)
    Click “Log in” on the upper right and select “筑波大学 (University of Tsukuba)” as 所属機関 (the institute which you belong to).
  • Web of Science
    Click “Institutional log in (Shibboleth)” and select “Japanese Research and education (GakuNin)”, then “筑波大学 (University of Tsukuba)”
  • Ovid (PsycINFO)
    Select “Japanese Research and Education (Gakunin Fed)”, then “University of Tsukuba”.
  • EBSCO host (Business Source Complete, SPORTDiscus with Full Text, CINAHL, NetLibrary etc.)
    Select “Japanese Research and Education (GakuNin)”, then “University of Tsukuba”.
  • Cambridge Journals Online
    Click “Log in” on the upper right and select “Institutional Log-in”, then “University of Tsukuba”
  • Cambridge Books Online
    Click “Institutional Log-in” on the upper side of the page and select “筑波大学”.
  • JapanKnowledge Lib
    Click “Basic Search","Advanced Search" or "Bookshelf" and click “学術認証(シボレス)でのご利用はこちら”, then select “筑波大学".
  • IOPscience
    Click "log in" on the upper side of the page and select "Athens/Institutional Log-in", then select "University of Tsukuba" from "Shibboleth" list.

The access is limited only to the titles which University of Tsukuba subscribes.