Your username is your student number with an "s" in front, e.g. s1234567
Your email address is your username with @student.mp.edu.au at the end, e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org
Your default password is your date of birth YYYYMMDD, e.g. 19990704
Use this help page if you have any problems.
If you need help to access Australian Standards, please contact the library by chat, phone, email or Zoom.
Library chat is the blue icon on the bottom right
Phone: 9269 1349
Book a librarian for one-to-one support over Zoom or at a campus library
Use a Melbourne Polytechnic computer if you wish to print an Australian Standard on campus. If you prefer a digital Australian Standard, you will need to use your own device.
Melbourne Polytechnic staff and student computers have Adobe Acrobat and the FileOpen plug-in installed already.
When you start Adobe Acrobat, you will be asked to sign in. Enter your student email address and click Continue:
Choose "Company or School Account":
Enter your Melbourne Polytechnic email address and password:
Tick "Don't show this again" and select "Yes" to stay signed in.
If you will be downloading Australian Standards to your own computer, laptop or phone, you will need to install software to open or print Australian Standards due to DRM (Digital Rights Management). SAI Global has provided answers to Frequently Asked Questions.
On Windows, Mac or Linux, install:
You can check whether the FileOpen plug-in is installed by opening the Adobe software and clicking on "Help" and "About Third-Party Plug-Ins". (If the plug-in isn't there, try closing and reopening the Adobe software.)
On an iPad, iPhone or Android, install:
Icon by FileOpen Systems