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BSOL only available on campus and via VPN

A problem has developed accessing British Standards Online (BSOL) away from the University campus. Workaround You can access BSOL from anywhere if you first set up the VPN (or Web Proxy).

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Work anywhere at your own virtual University

Setting up a virtual private network (VPN) You can enjoy the online campus learning experience and to make use of the safe storage and facilities of the University computer network from anywhere by downloading a small software program and running it to set up a Virtual

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Accessing electronic resources the easy way

Most people want to do some research or look at an ebook when they are away from the campus at times.  If you will be learning at a distance, you will really need to get stuck into our electronic resources, although we can post

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Just stopping by? Grab everything Library in just 24 hours on campus

Are you a distance learner, here for only a day or two?  Come visit the Library while you are here – we are open until midnight every day this week and IT Helpers are here all the time we are open.

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Available here and away

You are working harder than ever before and we are working hard to make sure you have everything you need, including 24/7 Library opening, round the clock telephone and (from 1st April, no fooling!) online chat support and simpler ways

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Oxford Scholarship Online only available on campus, via VPN and Web Proxy (resolved)

Update 11/10/2016: This problem has been resolved. There is a currently a problem with access to Oxford Scholarship Online when working away from the University campus.  The supplier has been contacted and is working on a solution. It is still

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Library Group Study room booking requires VPN/Web Proxy Service outside the campus (resolved)

Update 04.01.17 – You can again book group study rooms when away from the University campus without using the VPN or Web Proxy services. If you are working from off campus you need to set up either the VPN or Web Proxy, as

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Not on campus? Let your Library come to you

If you are working away from the University campus you can still enjoy most of the facilities of campus-based learning from the comfort of your own home or office.  Interested in finding out more?  Click here for our quick rundown of ways you can work

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