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Off Campus (VPN) Access

Are you going to be off campus and need to use the library's databases, ebooks and other subscription resources? Here are the instructions and info you need!

Chromebook VPN Info

Using a Chromebook?

Download and Install the GlobalProtect App for Android on Chromebooks here 

Portal address: GP-VPN.GCC.EDU  

You will use your GCC username and password to log in



*Subscription databases are restricted by licensing agreements to currently enrolled students, faculty and staff of Grove City College.

VPN Access to Journal Articles & Databases Off-Campus
Current GCC students, faculty, and staff may use their college-provided computers to access the GCC library and other network resources from off-campus locations via a broadband Internet connection (cable-modem or DSL). 


If you are asked for a password or username -- check to make sure you connected to the "GCC LIBRARY VPN" or the "Global Protect VPN"

If you are having trouble connecting via the "LIBRARY VPN" -- There is another option for you. 

 --- The TLC has offered another VPN option that will work in place of the Employee or Student VPN and the LIBRARY VPN. 
The Grove City College Global Protect VPN can be added to your campus issued laptop -- instructions are above

If you need additional assistance with the VPN, please contact the TLC Helpdesk  (; 724.458.2255)