Most of our e-journals and databases are restricted so that only current UCSD faculty, staff, and students can use them from off-campus. In order to get access to these resources from an off-campus computer, you need to use one of the options below.
VPN AnyConnect (client)
VPN AnyConnect is the preferred way to access Library resources from off-campus. However, you cannot use AnyConnect if you cannot load client software on your computer.
Download VPN AnyConnect for:
VPN EasyConnect (web-based)
VPN EasyConnect does not require you to install any software on your computer. It is fast and simple to use, however there are some caveats:
To use EasyConnect,
The proxy server can be used for access to e-journals and web-based databases.
UC San Diego username & password are required for both options. See Getting or Changing Your UCSD Password if you don't know your username/password.