You can set up the University VPN (Virtual Private Network) on any of your devices, from a desktop PC to your mobile phone.  This involves downloading the safe and secure, lightweight ‘GlobalProtect VPN’ client and logging in using your University …

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You can use all the library’s premium subscription eresources from anywhere for free as if you were on campus.  In order to enjoy the full experience, including making group study room bookings and getting to use some otherwise ‘campus only’ …

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You can enjoy the online campus learning experience at home, out and about or even overseas and still make use of the safe storage and many of the networked University resources over the internet by setting up the Virtual Private Network …

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Your digital library online Everyone can use all of our electronic resources online from anywhere over the internet.  It is much easier to use our resources if you set up your home computer, tablet, phone, etc. to connect to the …

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You can use all the library’s premium subscription resources from anywhere for free as if you were on campus.  In order to enjoy the full experience, including making group study room bookings and getting to use some otherwise ‘campus only’ …

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Update 24.10.17 – British Standards Online (BSOL) is now working normally both on and away from the University campus.  Thank you for your patience. A problem has developed accessing British Standards Online (BSOL) away from the University campus. Workaround You …

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Update 20.09.18 – information on the web proxy recently disappeared from MyPort.  The links in this article have been updated to point to the newer MyPort article on the VPN and a blog post explaining how to set up the …

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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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