OpenAthens:Easy online access to all the materials in your library collection with one login

With OpenAthens, there is no need for users to sign in through multiple logins or for administrators to create complicated authentication processes. OpenAthens is an advanced access management system that delivers all your libraries resources to your users by simply having them sign in via a single login. For libraries the benefits range from easily managed system access in one place for all users to reduced cost from time saved on IT development. OpenAthens also provides usage statistics which map content usage by individual users:


With EBSCO Discovery Service and OpenAthens you can accommodate access and authentication in a streamlined approach. Users can use one login to access an EDS single search box.

OpenAthens for Academics

OpenAthens is easy to implement and gives libraries the power to introduce a true single sign-on for library resources with minimum to no involvement of campus IT resources.

OpenAthens for Corporations

Improve your corporate intelligence with OpenAthens, which gives you “named user” capabilities that transcend firewalls and integrate with third-party research and learning products.

OpenAthens for Health Institutions

OpenAthens gives you fast access to critical information through just one login when you need it while keeping it secure and private.

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