Coventry University E. Resources

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Coventry University E. Resources

Coventry University E. Resources

Partner access to E-resources

Request a Login / Resetting your Password / IT Code of Conduct

If you have a Coventry University Student Identity Number (SID) you can register with IT Services to get a Coventry University username and to choose a password. See our guide to registering for an IT account if you are having any difficulties.

Please keep your username and password safe and do not give it to anyone else. As usernames and passwords are individual any misuse of resources can be traced back to the owner.

For security reasons all Coventry University passwords expire after three months. If you get a message saying your username and password has expired when trying to login to a resource, you can reset your password online. You will need your Coventry Student Identity Number and date of birth.

These e-resources are protected by UK copyright and database right laws. Please read our Copyright Statement before using the service. Any misuse of a password will result in the immediate suspension of your account.

When you register for IT Services you are bound by the terms of Coventry University’s IT Code of Conduct.


Coventry University is a public research university in the city of Coventry, England. The University was formerly known as Lanchester Polytechnic until 1987 and Coventry Polytechnic until it was awarded university status.

With more than 27,000 students (as of 2013), Coventry University is the larger of the two universities in the city, the other being the University of Warwick. It has three campuses: one in the city centre of Coventry where a large majority of the university operates, one in Scarborough, North Yorkshire and one in London. The campus in Coventry is currently undergoing a £160m redevelopment programme.  The university comprises four faculties and one school, and manages a number of commercial subsidiaries that provide business services to local and national organisations.

The university is a member of the Association of Commonwealth Universities,  University Alliance  and Universities UK.’

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