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Are you off-campus?

If so, you need to login to JCVPN and create a VPN connection before using the library databases or Journals @ JC.

Technology issues? Contact the Help Desk at 814-641-3619  (if using a campus phone use ext. 3619).

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Browse for Class / Use a Group Pass

We have a limited number of passes available for classes that have requested browsing current  If your professor has assigned reading the daily, this is for you.  

  1. Go to
  2. Create an account using your school email address.  If you already have an account using your school email address, you may log in with those credentials.
  3. When you see START YOUR ACCESS, the expiration time and date of your pass will appear.
  4. Go to from any device with your login. This is the link you would bookmark.

**Any research or searching should NOT be done on  You will get better results using Lexis Nexis or New York Times Historical.