VPN (Virtual Private Network)

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Use the campus VPN client to remotely access UCB Only article databases, electronic journals, etc.

Download and install the campus VPN client:

Always choose the Library VPN option.

  • Instructions for Windows computers
  • Instructions for Macintosh computers
  • Instructions for iPad
  • Instructions for the Android OS
  • Download the VPN client for Linux computers

Use the VPN client:

  • Always run VPN before using article databases, electronic journals, etc.
  • Use your CalNet ID to log into the VPN
  • Disconnect VPN when your session is finished

Who may use the VPN:

  • Current UC Berkeley students, faculty, and staff

Who may not use the VPN:

  • Current Lawrence Berkeley National Lab employees must use the LBNL VPN service.
  • People not currently affiliated with UC Berkeley
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