Connecting From Off Campus

Library VPN For iOS Devices

SUMMARY: This document will walk you through setting up the UCCS Library VPN (Transporter) on your Apple Mobile Devices using iOS. The Library VPN (Transporter) connection is used to access the Kraemer Family Library journal database as well as other additional resources. While connected to the Library VPN (Transporter), security restrictions will prevent you from accessing many other resources on the internet - remember to log out of VPN when you're finished.

    1. From the home screen, select Settings.
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    3. Select General, then select Network.
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    5. Open the VPN settings.
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    7. Choose Add VPN Configuration...
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    9. Select the PPTP tab.
      • In the Description field, enter UCCS Library VPN (Tranporter).
      • For Server enter transporter.uccs.edu.
      • Type your UCCS e-mail address for the Account field.
      • Make sure Send All Traffic is set to on.
      • Click Save when you're done.
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    11. Make sure there is a checkmark next to the desired VPN, by tapping it.
      • Use the VPN switch to turn the VPN on.
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Open your web browser and go to www.uccs.edu/library. From here you can search the databases or journals.
NOTE: For instructions on searching databases and using the UCCS Library VPN, reference the library's help page.