CWL Login

To log into OpenAthens using your CWL, click the CWL Login icon.

Log in using UBC CWL


If you have any problems logging into OpenAthens using CWL, please visit the UBC Library support portal.


If you wish to learn more about the UBC CWL authentication system, visit the UBC IT CWL page.

OpenAthens Login

  • Faculty Authorization users
  • Affiliated Colleges Faculty/Staff
  • Library Visitors Only
  • Other non-CWL users

To login into OpenAthens using your UBC Library OpenAthens account, click the Login to OpenAthens button below.

Note: UBC faculty, staff, students must use the CWL login.