International Access to Online Tools

Information about accessing online tools internationally

This information is what we have verified at this point in time. Your experience may vary.

Note, students in China can access online tools using the UC Davis Library VPN.

VPN (Virtual Private Network):
  • Using the UC Davis Library VPN can log into campus site

    • One student in China reported that the network speed is super slow whereas another student in China reported the network is acceptable

Canvas 
  • Can be accessed without using a VPN (reported by one student in China)

Zoom
  • Can be accessed without using a VPN (confirmed by one student in China)

  • Should use zoom.us instead of zoom.cn (zoom has different versions in China and the US). Add note here about accessing from the US Zoom to the CN Zoom and vice versa.

Google
  • Can be accessed with using any types of VPN (confirmed by one student in China)

Library Resources
  • Can be accessed only by using the UC Davis Library VPN (confirmed by one student in China)
Eli Review
  • Waiting for instruction