Setting Up a My POPLINE Account

My POPLINE users can save their search results in My Documents, save search strategies in My Saved Searches or Saved Search Groups, and manage their POPLINE document request preferences. To use My POPLINE, your Web browser must accept cookies and allow pop-ups from POPLINE web pages.

Section Contents:

Creating a My POPLINE Account

  1. Click the Register button, located just above the Main menu.

     

  2. Click on the Create new account link.

     

  3. Complete the User account form. All fields are required.
     
  4. Click on the green 'Create new account' button at the bottom of the form.
     
  5. You will be redirected to the POPLINE Home page.
     
  6. A welcome message with further instructions and a link to set your password will be automatically sent to your e-mail address.
     
  7. Click on, or copy and paste into your browser, the link from the email to confirm your account and set your password.
     
  8. Click on the green Log in button. Note: the screen displays Reset password, however you will be setting up your password for the first time.

     

  9. Type your new password and confirm, then click the Save button at the bottom of the form.
  10. You may edit your account at any time by clicking on the My POPLINE button and clicking on the 'Edit' link.

Signing into My POPLINE

  1. Click the Sign In button, located just above the Main menu.

     

  2. Type your username and password. Click the green Log in button. Note: Users will be prompted to Sign In before they can add items to My Document, save searches, or complete a POPLINE document request.

     


Changing Your My POPLINE Password

You can change your My POPLINE password at anytime by:

  1. Signing in to your My POPLINE account
  2. Clicking on the 'Edit' link.
  3. Type your current password in the Current password box.
  4. Type your new password in the Password box, found just below your email address. Confirm new password, and click the Save button at the bottom of the form.

     


I Forgot My POPLINE Password

  1. Click the Sign In button, located just above the Main menu.
  2. Click on Request New Password.

     

  3. To request a new password, type either your username or email address and click the 'E-mail new password' button

     

  4. Password reset instructions will be mailed to your email account. You must log out before you can use the password reset link in the e-mail.