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{{warning|1=Remote access is no longer available by proxy. At this time, only the databases listed [https://sites.google.com/fcpsschools.net/tjlibraryresources/databases-ejournals here] in Italics can be accessed off-campus. Some may require a username/password which is noted beside the database on that page. We hope to restore remote access for all.}}
  
 
== Prerequisites ==
 
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== Configure Proxy ==
 
== Configure Proxy ==
Follow the screenshots below to configure your proxy on  
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Follow the screenshots below to configure your proxy on Mac OS X:
 
<ol>
 
<ol>
 
[[File:OSX_shot_1_proxy.png|500px]]
 
[[File:OSX_shot_1_proxy.png|500px]]
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[[File:OSX_shot_2_proxy.jpg|500px]]
 
[[File:OSX_shot_2_proxy.jpg|500px]]
 
<li>Click on 'Network'</li>
 
<li>Click on 'Network'</li>
<li>Click to 'Advanced'</li>
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<li id="proxy_dialog">Click on 'Advanced'</li>
 
[[File:OSX_shot_3_proxy.jpg|500px]]
 
[[File:OSX_shot_3_proxy.jpg|500px]]
 
<li>Choose the 'Proxies' tab</li>
 
<li>Choose the 'Proxies' tab</li>
 
<li>Select 'Automatic Proxy Configuration'</li>
 
<li>Select 'Automatic Proxy Configuration'</li>
<li>Enter https://iodine.tjhsst.edu/www/proxy.pac as the url</li>
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<li>Enter '''https://pac.tjhsst.edu/'''</li>
 
<li>Click 'OK'</li>
 
<li>Click 'OK'</li>
 
</ol>
 
</ol>
  
 
== Test It Out ==
 
== Test It Out ==
'''Note: You MUST use the database links provided at https://tjhsst.edu/research-academics/library/databases.html'''
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'''Note: You MUST use the database links provided at https://sites.google.com/view/tjlibraryresources/ejournals-databases'''
 
<ol>
 
<ol>
[[File:OSX_shot_1_test.jpg|500px]]
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<li>Navigate to https://sites.google.com/view/tjlibraryresources/ejournals-databases</li>
<li>Navigate to https://tjhsst.edu/research-academics/library/databases.html</li>
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[[File:macos_databases.png|500px]]
<li>Select the 'ebrary' database</li>
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<li>Select the 'Access Science' database</li>
[[File:OSX_shot_2_test.jpg|500px]]
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<li>Enter your username and password. The format is <graduating year><first initial><first seven letters of last name></li>
<li>You should see a page like this, with Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology at the top</li>
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[[File:macos_proxy_auth.png|500px]]
<li>'''''You're finished!'''''</li>
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<li>You should see a page like this, which states that you have successfully authenticated to the database through TJ.</li>
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[[File:macos_access_scienc.jpg|500px]]
 
</ol>
 
</ol>
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Latest revision as of 22:27, 26 September 2019

Warning This page is out of date; please refer to https://guides.tjhsst.edu/proxy/macos.
Warning Remote access is no longer available by proxy. At this time, only the databases listed here in Italics can be accessed off-campus. Some may require a username/password which is noted beside the database on that page. We hope to restore remote access for all.

Prerequisites

NOTE: You MUST have done the following before you can set up your TJ Proxy

  1. Log in at a TJHSST-provided Windows Computer (Laptop or Desktop)


Configure Proxy

Follow the screenshots below to configure your proxy on Mac OS X:

    OSX shot 1 proxy.png
  1. Open 'System Preferences'
  2. OSX shot 2 proxy.jpg

  3. Click on 'Network'
  4. Click on 'Advanced'
  5. OSX shot 3 proxy.jpg

  6. Choose the 'Proxies' tab
  7. Select 'Automatic Proxy Configuration'
  8. Enter https://pac.tjhsst.edu/
  9. Click 'OK'

Test It Out

Note: You MUST use the database links provided at https://sites.google.com/view/tjlibraryresources/ejournals-databases

  1. Navigate to https://sites.google.com/view/tjlibraryresources/ejournals-databases
  2. Macos databases.png

  3. Select the 'Access Science' database
  4. Enter your username and password. The format is <graduating year><first initial><first seven letters of last name>
  5. Macos proxy auth.png

  6. You should see a page like this, which states that you have successfully authenticated to the database through TJ.
  7. Macos access scienc.jpg