Getting access to papers outside EPFL

VPN access to EPFL netwrok

The Virtual Private Network (VPN) gives you access to publishing websites from your own private computer outside of EPFL.


Requirement: Internet connection (DSL, cable or other) with a internet service provider.


  1. Download the AnyConnect VPN client.

  2. Follow the instructions in the configuration document for the operating system.

  3. Once the VPN tunnel is established, the computer is “connected” to the EPFL network and all the traffic go through the EPFL.

  4. Disconnect the VPN connection when it’s no longer necessary.