Publisher onboarding step by step
There are a number of different information sources from OpenAthens to assist with the setup process. This website is a good place to start as it will take you through it step by step.
This guide is also relevant for publishers and service providers using Shibboleth. If your content is hosted by a platform provider, they will be best place to help you implement OpenAthens.
Get in touch if you have any questions about the onboarding or what to expect.
The first step to successfully adopting OpenAthens is an assessment of your own platform.
The assessment done in step one will tell us whether changes need to be made to your platform before proceeding further
OpenAthens Keystone setup
Once you have made the necessary changes to your platform and subscriptions management system you can start the Keystone configuration.
Add OpenAthens Wayfinder
OpenAthens Wayfinder is our institutional discovery service.
We will go through a final test with you before completing the OpenAthens Keystone setup.
Setup access for subscribing libraries already using OpenAthens.
Identity and access management explained
How does OpenAthens work?
Learners and researchers around the world use OpenAthens to access online services remotely.
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Get in touch with your implementation team
If you have a question about onboarding, please get in touch with your onboarding lead. If you are not sure who that is, send us an email at firstname.lastname@example.org