Online services available from outside the campus

日本語
for students (Click to open pdf) for faculy and staff (Click to open pdf) Howtoget PDF (Click to open pdf)

 "SSL-VPN Gateway Service" or "Authentication Gateway Service"

Members of the University of Tokyo may access to the databases and e-journals limited to the UTokyo network using one of the authentication services below.

【1】SSL-VPN Gateway Service
◆The members who can use this service: Students (Undergraduate, Graduate and Research Students) enrolled at the University of Tokyo. Faculty and staff, please refer to the "Authentication Gateway service" below.
SSL-VPN Gateway sign-in page
  1. Access the SSL-VPN Gateway Service sign-in page.
  2. Enter your UTokyo Account, and click [Sign In].
  3. After signing in, "Available online services" page is displayed.
    You are free to access all listed online services.
  4. After finished using online services, sign out by clicking the "door" icon displayed at the top of the screen.
【2】Authentication Gateway Service
◆The members who can use this service: Faculty Members, Fixed-term Project Staff, Fixed-term Part-time Project Staff, JSPS Research Fellows enrolled at the University of Tokyo.
認証GWサービスログイン画面
  1. Please go through the preparatory procedures beforehand on the Authentication Gateway Service (explanation page at the UTokyo Portal: limited to the UTokyo network)(in Japanese only).
    To use this service, UTokyo Account and registration of your e-mail address and online application at the Personnel Information System is necessary.
  2. Access Authentication Gateway Service login page(in Japanese only) and click the [ログイン](login) button.
  3. Enter your UTokyo Account after the preparatory procedures, and click the [認証](authentication) button.
  4. If the login is successful, "新しい UTokyo Portal への移行" page will appear.
    Click the "Database and e-journal".
  5. "Available online services" page is displayed, and you are free to access all listed online services.
  6. After finished using online services, sign out by clicking the "door" icon displayed at the top of the screen.

 Free access

  • Open Access Journals
      ⇒Access the E-journal & E-book Portal and search for the desired title.
       Journals marked “Free” on the search results page can be accessed from outside the campus.
  • Other Databases:
      ⇒Go to the GACoS home, click the scroll menu
    under "Campus Only / Free Access" in the "Find Database" field, and select "Free Access".

GACoS -FAQ