Access Online Journals and Databases from Off-Campus – VPN Service –

TUFS Library provides VPN (Virtual Private Network) service, which enables you to access the TUFS library’s Databases outside campus network.

Students and faculty members of the TUFS can use the Online Journals and Databases contracted by the Library for study and research from outside the University with simple operations via the Internet.

System Requirements

  • Windows : Windows 10
  • Mac OS : since 10.9 / 11 Big Sur
  • iOS : iPhone / iPad / iPod touch
  • Android

How to connect VPN service

You can check the manual on the site of the Information Collaboration Center.

Contact for VPN connection
 Information Collaboration Center(ICC): icc-service[at]

How to use databases outside the campus

1) Install [Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client] referring to the above manual.
2) Connect [Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client] and access the databases you want to use from the TUFS Library website;【Online journal and DB list】
3) When you finish using DB, please disconnect [Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client].

Contact for inquiries about how to use the database
 Service Section: tosho-service[at] or
 The service counter on the 2nd floor of the library(10:00-17:00 on weekdays)