Remote Access

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Access to the Library's electronic resources is available from the Internet. You can access the databases, electronic books, and electronic journals via the library's proxy server or the university's Virtual Private Network.

Off-Campus via the Proxy Server

You need a computer with an Internet connection and a web browser.

  • Navigate to http://www.library.fordham.edu.
  • Select the Databases link from the Resources menu.
  • Select a database and follow logon procedure.
  • Your user name is your Fordham AccessIT ID user name.
  • Your password is your Fordham AccessIT ID password.

Off-Campus via the VPN

  • Navigate to the VPN Site: https://vpn.fordham.edu
  • Login.
  • Your user name is your Fordham AccessIT ID user name.
  • Your password is your Fordham AccessIT ID password.
  • Select Libraries from the menu.
  • Select the electronic resources you wish to use.

If you need help, call one of the numbers listed below:

  • Off Campus - 718-817-3999
  • Rose Hill - 3999
  • All Other Locations - 13999