indicates secured resource, available off-campus through a form that looks like this:
The Proxy Prefix is
It must come before the Vendor's URL (CultureGrams, EBSCO, Films on Demand, Ovid, etc.)
It prompts the Library Proxy Login Box to pop-up.
(Pop-up blocker must be off.)
The Proxy login authenticates you as an affiliate of FVTC, and allows the Vendor's Database to recognize you as an affiliate of FVTC.
If you have questions, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1-920-735-5653
A: Access FVTC Library databases from off-campus by login through the Library proxy form.
Students: Username is your MyFVTC ID@fvtc.edu
Password is your MyFVTC password.
Staff: Username is your network ID@fvtc.edu (EX: email@example.com)
Password is your network password.
For PowerPoint : You need to first log into Films on Demand on your default browser (the one that opens up automatically when you click links) so the authentication cookie is loaded.
Then when you click the FOD link in PowerPoint, it will open as if you put the link directly into your browser.
A: First open a direct Films on Demand link to make sure the direct link is working. This sets a cookie on your computer. Once the cookie is set, you should be able to use the link provided by your instructor. This also applies to opening links within a PowerPoint presentation.
Update your browser.
Try another browser.
Reboot your computer.
If that does not smooth your access, then these are the most common issues: