Wireless & VPN Access


Wireless Access on Campus
Wireless Printing from your laptop computer
Virtual Private Network (VPN) Off Campus
Do I have to use the VPN?
Troubleshooting & Frequently Asked Questions



Wireless Access on Campus

Unsecured Wireless Access
ATT unsecured wireless access is freely available on the IUPUI Campus.  It is recommended that all IUSM users connect to the IU Secure Wireless network. 

Connecting to IU Secure
To gain full Internet access for your device on the IU Secure network, you must register the device's MAC address at:  Otherwise, your device will not receive an IP address that allows a successful Internet connection.

Once your device’s MAC address has been registered, select the type of device here to continue.

Connecting to the VPN via IU Secure
Once your device is working with IU Secure, to access the Virtual Private Network (VPN) follow the directions for Junos Pulse, the preferred way to access the VPN on your mobile device.

If you have questions or need help connecting to IU Secure, contact University Information Technology Services (UITS) at: 317-274-4357.



Wireless Printing from your Laptop

  1. First, establish a connection to the IU Secure Wireless Network
  2. Next, download the IU Printer Finder
  3. Once the IU Printer Finder is downloaded, under Campus select Indianapolis and for Building choose IB - Ruth Lilly Medical Library.  If you are printing from a Windows based machine, select Library_Printers_BW under Available Printers (*some Adobe products may require you to print to Library_Printers_BW_PS).   If printing from a Mac, select Library_Printers_BW_PS.    
  4. Once selected, you'll be able to release your job from any Print Station in the Library.
  5. After using the IU Printer Finder, why can't I print from my laptop?
  6. Need help?  Contact UITS at 274-4357.





Virtual Private Network (VPN) Off Campus
Accessing Medical Library Databases & Journal Subscriptions from Off Campus

Many resources at the Ruth Lilly Medical Library require authentication using your IUPUI username and password. Use of the VPN will allow off campus computers to recognize your computer as part of the network and allow you to access library resources.

Why use the VPN
Instructions for connecting to the VPN

If you have questions or need help connecting to IU VPN, contact University Information Technology Services (UITS) at: 317-274-4357. 

If you have trouble accessing Medical Library resources, such as journal subscriptions and databases, please contact: or call 274-4876 M-F 8am-5pm. 




Do I have to use the VPN?

No.  However, when accessing Medical Library resources you may be asked to “authenticate” or log on to resources using your IUPUI username and password.  Use of the VPN will minimize the number of times you need to authenticate.




Troubleshooting & Frequently Asked Questions


Unsure if you have an IUPUI username and password?
Computing Accounts
People Finder

IU Health Library account or access questions?
Contact:  IU Health Library at Methodist Hospital
1801 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, IN 46202


I’m having problems when I’m connected to IU Guest.
For the IUPUI campus, please use the free AT&T WIFI connection instead of IU Guest.  For instructions to connect to AT&T, please see


I am getting an error message that says port is not connected.
For help in this error message (also known as Error 619) see

Why can’t I connect to the VPN?
Make sure that your operating system and/or browser is compatible with IU’s VPN.  A list of compatible operating systems and browsers can be found at

Configure Your Web Browser to Accept Cookies from Ruth Lilly Medical Library Sites

Your Web browser needs to be configured to accept cookies from

For information on how to do this, contact 317-274-4357 OR

Problems Accessing Ruth Lilly Medical Library Journal Subscriptions or Databases? 
Contact or call 274-4876 M-F 8am-5pm.

975 W. Walnut Street, IB 100 | Indianapolis, IN 46202 | Ph: (317) 274-7182 | Fax: (317) 278-4506