Apply for a U.S. Army Medical Department (AMEDD) OpenAthens account

This account will give you remote access to the U.S. Army Medical Department libraries resources using a single username and password.

To register, you must:

  1. Be affiliated with the U.S. Army Medical Department (AMEDD) or in a U.S. Army medically-related Area of Concentration/Military Occupational Specialty.
  2. Register on-site at your duty location. Once registered, you can access the AMEDD libraries resources off-site. If you cannot register at your duty location, contact the relevant organization contact (see contacts below).
  3. Supply a valid Army email address to receive your username and activation code. Please contact the relevant OpenAthens administrator (see contacts below) if you do not have a .mil account.
  4. NOTE: You do not need to register for an AMEDD OpenAthens account if your duty location’s local library (sites listed below) offers OpenAthens or ezProxy single sign-on access accounts. These library sites include access to the AMEDD Virtual Library e-resources in addition to locally purchased e-resources needed to support their mission.

Please enter your details on the form below. Please note that all fields marked * must be completed otherwise you will be unable to submit your application.

Is your position permanent or temporary? If temporary enter the date your contract, placement, rotation or secondment will end.


Enter the date your contract, placement, rotation or secondment will end.

Should you have any problems using the service or registering please contact your OpenAthens administrator using the contact details below.

Library Service Name Email Phone Website
AMEDD Virtual Library (AVL) AMEDD Virtual Library Administrator usarmy.jbsa.medcom.mbx.amedd-v-library@mail.mil 210 221-6510
Bayne-Jones Army Community Hospital (BJACH) Cecelia B. Higginbotham cecelia.b.higginbotham.civ@mail.mil 337-531-3726
Evans Army Community Hospital (EACH) Janet Klieman janet.klieman@amedd.army.mil 719-526-7286
Irwin Army Community Hospital (IACH) Phyllis Whiteside phyllis.j.whiteside.civ@mail.mil 785-239-7874
Tripler Army Medical Center (TAMC) Mabel Trafford mabel.a.trafford.civ@mail.mil 808-433-4534
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