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Why use EzProxy?

Our Vendors grant us access to their databases by authenticating our users by IP address.

On campus: If you are on Appleton FVTC campus; inside firewall; inside IP range specified: Then you are considered authenticated under our license agreement. Library pays for subscription and you use it at no extra cost.

Off campus:  EzProxy is the middle manager. 

It looks inside our firewall at the MyFVTC active directory (directory of who has an active MyFVTC account).  It then tells vendors yes/no to question "Authorized?"  If you have an active MyFVTC account the answer is "yes", and you can sign into database the same way you sign into your email.  and password.  MUST use in Username so it know where you are coming from.

Here is the Process Map:

Ways to let vendor know you are authorized

Once you have logged into the database through the Library EzProxy, you can create an account.

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