Wireless Access


Wireless network access is available to everyone in the MBL Community while on campus. The MBL offers multiple available wireless networks to address the varying connection requirements for all members of the MBL Community. All wireless networks are broadcast across the entire MBL Campus.


MBL-REGISTER: Wireless network is designed for MBL Staff and Researchers that need access to internal Network resources. If you have a question about which wireless network is the correct one for you, please feel free to contact the MBL Information Technology Helpdesk.

MBL-GUEST:  Is an easy access encrypted wireless network that is designed to provide high speed Internet access and address the casual Internet requirements of the average user.

eduroam:  Provides access to the “eduroam” secure wireless network access, and is available to users whose home institution is also an “eduroam” Identity Provider.

Disclaimer of Warranties and Limitation of Liability

For Wireless Network Access Provided by MBL

MBL provides wireless network access to invited users including clients, visitors and employees. Wireless network access is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. MBL does not warrant that this service will be uninterrupted, error-free, or free of viruses or other harmful components. MBL cannot control materials, information, products or services on the internet. Users should be aware that there are security, privacy, and confidentiality risks inherent in wireless communications and technology and the MBL does not make any assurances or warranties relating to such risks. By using MBL’s wireless network access, users waive any potential claims against MBL arising from use of this service. Network access at the designated areas is provided only as a courtesy and may or may not be available at any requested time. MBL reserves the right to deny or restrict access to any user for any reason, including but not limited to abuse of the network, excessive bandwidth consumption, or using the network for any type of criminal activity. Use of MBL’s wireless network is only provided under the terms and conditions of MBL’s Wireless Network Access and IT Resources Policies.

Need Help?

Need Help?

Contact the Help Desk by phone at 508-289-7654 or via email at helpdesk@mbl.edu (8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., M-F, closed on MBL Holidays).