Remote Access

    Laboratory employees can access Research Library databases and products from offsite using our EZproxy service. This service is limited to LANL employees with active Z numbers and cryptocard/PIV/u-PIV/zToken.


    Requirements for remote access:
    1. Must be a current Los Alamos employee
    2. Must possess an active cryptocard, PIV, u-PIV, or zToken
    3. Access by web via Firefox, Edge, Chrome, or Safari
    4. Cookies and Javascript must be enabled in your browser
    5. Pop-up blockers must be disabled

    Access electronic collections with EZproxy

    Use EZproxy for Remote Access to Journals, books, standards, and databases (Web of Science, Scopus, etc).

    While in EZproxy, the URL in the browser bar will include If it does not appear, you have followed a link out of EZproxy. Try backing up to a proxied page. is not necessary or recommended for this type of access. Using both EZproxy and will result in slow connections.


    Access RASSTI, Los Alamos Authors, or LDRD using Portal



    1. Log into

    2. Enter your Z number and Cryptocard passcode.

    3. From the Portal menu, choose Research Library. Navigate to your desired location

    OR paste the URLs below in's Browse box in the top right corner.

    Los Alamos Authors Database  []

    LDRD Connexion []

    RASSTI (Review & Approval) []

    Special Cases

    Neither EZproxy nor is necessary to use the following:

    EBook Central - uses LANL weblogin

    IHS Engineering Workbench - uses LANL weblogin

    SciFinder - you need a SciFinder account to user this resource.

    Visit the Library



    8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

    Badgeholder access 24/7


    Oppenheimer Study Center

    TA-3, SM-207

    (across from Otowi)


    (505) 667-5809