Setting up a My POPLINE Account

My POPLINE users can save their search results in My Documents, save search strategies in My Saved Searches, 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:

Registering with My POPLINE

  1. Click the Sign In link, located at the top right of the page header, to register for an account.

  2. Click on the Create new account tab.
  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. A welcome message with further instructions and a link to set your password will be automatically sent to your e-mail address.
  6. Click on, or copy and paste into your browser, the link from the email to confirm your account and set your password. This link can only be used once.
  7. Type your new password and click the Save button at the bottom of the form.
  8. You may edit your account at anytime by clicking on the 'Edit' tab.

Signing into My POPLINE

  1. Click the Sign In link, located at the top right of the page header, to sign into My POPLINE.

  2. Type your username and password.

  3. 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' tab.

  3. Type your current password.
  4. Type your new password, confirm new password, and click the green Save button at the bottom of the form.

If you forget your My POPLINE Password

In case you forget your password:

  1. Click the Sign In link, located at the top right of the page header, to sign into My POPLINE.
  2. Click on the Request new password tab

  3. To request a new password, type either your username or email address and click the green 'E-mail new password' button.
  4. Password reset instructions will be mailed to your email account. You must log out to use the password reset link in the e-mail.