Pratt Institute Libraries - Dev

Off-Campus Access

Accessing electronic resources from non-Pratt networks

The libraries use a proxy server to allow you to access our subscription databases from off-campus. If you're on a non-campus network you'll automatically be redirected to the sign-in page. Just sign in with your OneKey and you'll be able to access any of the resources.

Common issues:

-I'm unable to sign in.

     This is usually due to an expired OneKey. Make sure you can log in to myPratt to check that your OneKey is still valid.

-It looks like I can sign in successfully, but my browser hangs and I can't get to the resource.

     The proxy server we use redirects you to the electronic resources. Some networks, especially corporate or school networks, prohibit this type of redirection as a safety precaution. Try accessing the resources from a home network.

-The resource site looks weird, doesn't load completely, or keeps giving me a "session expired" error.

     Your browser keeps cookies that identify you as a unique user. Some databases aren't very good at understanding that you're coming back and they will try to re-start your old session, which can lead to stylesheets not loading or error messages. The only way to solve this is to clear your browser's cookies and cache.

chat loading...
 

Connect

facebook twitter Flickr