The ProxyIt! bookmarklet will reload a page to use IT Services proxy server. Install this button in your browser to get access to Library resources from off campus.
ProxyIt! will only work for resources to which the Library has subscribed. You can find whether we have a subscription by consulting the Library Catalog, the Ejournals database, or Articles Plus.
Mobile browsers need a little more work to add ProxyIt! Use the following steps, which we adapted from the University of Michigan Library.
These instructions are optimized for iOS and will work with the Safari browser.
This do not work with any Android browser that we have tested.
Almost all online journals and databases available through the Library limit access to the University of Chicago network. When off-campus, IT Services' proxy server allows you to connect to these resources.
There are a variety of ways to do this: