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Proxy Service for CCNY Faculty, Staff and Students

Proxy service enables library users to access commercially licensed electronic resources when connecting to the web from off campus (home or on the road). It applies to those resources that have been licensed for CCNY users only, such as ScienceDirect or Avery Index. It also applies to those resources licensed for all of CUNY, such as Lexis-Nexis or Academic Search Complete.

Qualifying for a proxy accountimage of proxy login

  • You must be a member of the CCNY faculty, staff or student body.
  • You must have a valid City College e-mail account.

Registering for a proxy account

  • Registering for a proxy account is automatic if you use your City College email login credentials.
  • You do not need proxy access from computers on the CCNY campus.
  • If you have any questions, please contact a Librarian.

Logging in to your account

When you click on a database from off campus, you will see the login screen pictured. Enter your email username and password.