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Access to OURDrive

OURDrive access is set for University of Otago staff only. You must contact the ITS HelpDesk ( to be added to a specific site.

Recommended browsers

  • PC users should use Internet Explorer
  • Mac users should use Safari

Most issues with OURDrive are resolved just by using those browsers!

OURDrive login

To log into OURDrive, you will need to use your University username and password, including the registry prefix as seen below:

The University of Otago OURDrive server is found at:

Alternatively, click on the Otago logo on any University web page and then click on For Otago Staff. OURDrive is listed in the fly-out menu.

OURDrive pages have navigation features to help you find your way around the site, as well as showing you how to find other resources.

For PC users, Windows Explorer allows you to move files between libraries, as well as opening and editing files without necessarily having to use the OURDrive interface.