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Answered By: Jennifer Bazeley
Last Updated: Apr 17, 2017     Views: 40

MUL e-resources can be accessed by off-campus students via the Library’s proxy server.

Proxy Server (EZProxy)

All faculty and students are strongly encouraged to access library e-resources through the proxied links found in the library catalog, A to Z lists, and LibGuides. This ensures that they will be able to access resources whether they are on or off campus.

The proxy prefix is

You can add the proxy prefix to any subscribed e-resource link to ensure off-campus access.

Example of a proxied link:

Proxy Errors

If you identify a proxied link that does not work from off-campus, please notify Jennifer Bazeley.

Re-Direct URLs

Re-direct URLs found in Databases A to Z and the Online Resources A to Z LibGuide that begin with do NOT require the proxy prefix.

These URLs automatically push patrons through proxy authentication without the prefix.


Please note that the VPN DOES NOT provide off-campus access to library resources; patrons MUST use proxied links.

E-Resource Access for Non-Students

Please note that Alumni, Community, Borrowers, and Affiliated Patrons DO NOT have access to any library e-resources (including Books and More and Articles and More) unless they are on site as a walk-in user. Alumni who join the Alumni Association may get access to a handful of EBSCO databases. The Libraries do not manage these Alumni databases; contact the Alumni Association for questions.

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