1. An ATHENS User ID and password is necessary to search some e-journals from outside QMU.
2. An ATHENS User ID and password is not needed if you only ever use the pcs in QMU.
3. Once you have matriculated, your ATHENS User ID and password will be valid for the full length of your course.
4. If you want to gain access to any full text material, you will need an ATHENS password first.