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Law Library Research Guides & Tutorials

Research help, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly law librarians. Know what we know - find it in our research guides!

Off Campus Access to Databases

VPN Login Button

When to Use: Ideal method for longer research sessions lasting up to 4 hours. You can login to the VPN, or install a client on your device. Preferred login for UC. Login using your 6+2 and Central Login password.

VPN Software Installation for Access
Setup instructions for downloading and installing the VPN software
(we've had reports that the manual installation instructions are more reliable, especially for Macs.):

Once installed, you start the SSL VPN client from your computer/device and then launch your browser and begin your research.

Proxy Login Button

When to Use: Ideal for research sessions that require quick and easy access. 

How to Connect: Click on the Library Off Campus Access (Proxy) Button to login with your UC ID username and password (6+2). Once you login, you'll be returned to the main UC Library homepage and can begin your research.

Troubleshooting Tips
Call UCIT's Help Desk: 556-4357

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