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Virtual Private Network (VPN) for students

VPN (Virtual Private Network) is used to give access via the Internet to services and servers that are not freely accessible via the public Internet.

What to use VPN for?

Consult specialized library databases off-campus via the Internet (you can also use the  Library Access extension for this).

Frequently Asked Questions on VPN

  • How to set up a VPN connection on my computer, mobile phone or tablet (via a VPN Client)?
  • What is the expiration time of a VPN session?

Please check the Self Service Portal IT for the answers to these questions and more information.