Our library databases are accessible by remote proxy. If you are off-campus, sign in with your SMWC email address and password. Do not include the portion of your email address.

If you need assistance with your password, contact the Help Desk at 812-535-1177 or

Ask the Librarian

Do you have questions about databases, catalogs or library resources? Ask away! Please include the course number/name and instructor.


Special Requests

Request Articles

Request periodical articles by submitting the article request form. Articles not owned by Rooney Library will be purchased or obtained from other libraries. Articles will be emailed as PDF attachments.

Request Books

Request books, dissertations, and theses by submitting the book request form. Titles not owned by Rooney library will be purchased or borrowed from other libraries. If you are an online student, books will be mailed to you.

Purchase Request

Ask the library to purchase specific books, CDs and DVDs by submitting the purchase request form.