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ICE Virtual Library: Quick Start Guide: Register

A quick start guide to using the ICE Virtual Library subscription database, available to VDOT employees through the VDOT Research Library.

Should I Register an Account?

VDOT employees DO NOT need to register an account in order to search for and start using full-text articles and papers in the ICE Virtual Library. However, registration is quick and easy, and it makes additional features and functionality available. 

Registering for a user login is free, and provides the following tools and benefits:

  • Manage your account settings
  • Request e-mail content and article tracking alerts
  • Save your searches so you can run them again later
  • Save your favorite articles and journals
  • Link your mobile device to access ICE content 

How Do I Register?

The option to "Register" is in the upper right-hand corner of the ICE Virtual Library (shown below) next to "Sign in" which is what you'll use after you create an account. 

Image of the Register and Sign In options in ICE.

Your first step will be to fill out all required registration fields:

Screen capture of the ICE registration page.

Next, sign in with your new credentials. If you ever forget your password you can use the Password Reset link shown below:  

ICE Sign In screen.

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