Off-campus access is limited to current UCB faculty, staff and students. Choose one of the following methods:
When you click on a link to an article, database, etc., (in a browser or on a mobile device) you will be prompted to authenticate via CalNet.
When you click on a resource link found via a search engine or a non-UCB Library webpage, you will need to use a bookmarklet to access the licensed resource.
Proxy Server The old proxy server will remain available for a limited time.
Instructions to configure your browser for access to licensed resources.
Proxy Server FAQ
iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch setup instructions
Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Download and install the VPN client to allow access the UC Berkeley licensed resources.
There are two ways to connect to library resources from off-campus using the new library proxy:
More information is on the EZProxy guide.
The campus VPN provides an alternate method for off-campus access.