Using CougarApps to Access Library Resources

If you are experiencing problems logging in to the Library's resources from off-campus, you can utilize CSUSM's CougarApps to access Library resources without having to login to the Library's remote access application (EZProxy).

To use CougarApps to access Library resources:

1. Login to CougarApps

2. Follow prompts to install Citrix Receiver (if you encounter problems, further instructions and troubleshooting is available from CougarApps Help).

3. Click the Desktops tab and choose an available Desktop.

The CougarApps screen showing the Desktop link in the top middle of the screen as well as 4 icons representing remote desktops.

4. A remote desktop will launch. Open a browser (such as Chrome) from the launched remote desktop and browse to the Library's website ( Resources needed from either Databases A-Z or OneSearch will be available to you through the remote desktop. You can download resources or email them to yourself to access offline or from anywhere.