Registering a Staff Workstation

Logging into Evergreen
Logging Out of Evergreen
Change Operator

Sitka Snippet Video - Register Workstation (1:36)

Before logging into Evergreen for the first time, you must register a workstation from your browser.


Local system administrator permissions are required to register a new workstation.

  1. Navigate to the web client log in page. The URL to log into the staff client is
  2. Enter a local system administrator username and password.
  3. Click Sign In

  4. When you login for the first time on a new computer or a new server you will be prompted to register your workstation.
  5. Choose your library short code from the drop down menu.

  6. Enter a unique workstation name.

    1. It is important to remember your workstation name. Your workstation settings and preferences are stored on Sitka’s Evergreen server with your workstation name. If you rename your workstation you will lose your stored settings and preferences.
  7. Click Register.

  8. The new workstation is listed in the Workstations Registered With This Browser menu.
  9. Click Use Now to return to the login page.

  10. Your newly registered workstation should be selected by default on the login page.

  11. You can now use any library staff account to log into Evergreen.

Logging into Evergreen

  1. The URL to log into the staff client is
  2. Enter your username and password.
  3. Verify that the correct workstation is selected and click Sign In.



Ensure you are using your username and not your barcode. Your barcode cannot be used to log into the staff client unless your barcode is also use for your username.

Logging Out of Evergreen

  1. Click the menu button in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Select Log Out from the drop down menu.



Closing all browser windows will automatically log you out of the web client. If you only close the tab where the web client is loaded, you will remain logged in.

Change Operator

  1. Click the menu button in the upper right-hand corner.
  2. Select Change Operator fom the drop down menu.

  3. Enter the username and password for the staff account you would like to switch to.
  4. Choose a login type from the drop down menu.

    1. Temporary - The new operator will be automatically logged out after a set period of time.
    2. Staff - The new operator will remain until the user selects Restore Operator from the Menu.
    3. Persistent - The new operator will replace the original operator.

  5. Click OK/Continue

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