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Off Campus Access: Get Started

Online resources (e-books, e-journals, databases) are available from off-campus via the Library Website. Just locate the resource you need andOff-Campus video tutorial log in with your Mines Multipass when prompted.

With Mines' new VPN solution (RAS), journals and databases that the library subscribes to must be accessed through the library's proxy server. Any of the following methods will provide full access from off-campus for library subscribed resources.

  • Use links on the library website: Search | Journals | Databases A-Z
  • Use a browser extension to load links through the proxy
  • Add the proxy prefix before links ( Update bookmarks with this prefix.

Off Campus Access Basics

How to get online access if you aren't on the Mines campus.


Helpful Tools

Access content more easily from off campus.


Report A Problem

Trouble accessing a resource? Library staff can help you with access issues.


Mines Proxy & Permalinks

How to link directly to library content.


Troubleshooting Tips

Quick things you can try to save you time and frustration.


eResource Status

Check for known outage announcements.