Accessing Hopkins KnowledgeNET

The Online Alumni Library

Hopkins KnowledgeNET is an online library that gives you access to thousands of academic journals, articles and reference materials via licensed databases, as well as links to additional collections of online resources, digital libraries, and other Johns Hopkins publications.

Hopkins KnowledgeNET is exclusively available to all graduates of The Johns Hopkins University.

Watch this 30-minute recorded webinar to learn more about the online alumni library.

To access Hopkins KnowledgeNET, please follow these steps:

1. Sign into the alumni website using your alumni email account credentials. If you have never logged into the alumni website before and you don't have an alumni email account, you can create your alumni website profile by following the first time login instructions outlined here.*

2. Once you are logged into the alumni website, select Hopkins KnowledgeNet from under Education & Travel in the site's main menu.

Knowledgenet Location

3. Read and accept the Hopkins KnowledgeNET Terms of Service agreement.

4. Enjoy your Hopkins KnowledgeNET access! 

*If you have issues accessing KnowledgeNET with your alumni email credentials, or you're unable to successfully set up your profile using the first time login instructions, send an email to for assistance. Please provide your full name and your JHED ID in that email.