How do I set up OpenAthens?

Modified on Thu, 11 Apr 2024 at 10:23 PM

To set up OpenAthens:

  1. Log in as account administrator at
  2. Click on  Access / Profile 
  3. Select View profile 
  4. Under the Institutional profile section, select  Shibboleth / OpenAthens from the left-hand menu
  5. On the Shibboleth / OpenAthens page: 
    • Complete the fields as required 
    • Select the Update button
  6. The OpenAthens credentials have been successfully added to the account

For information on how to create a WAYFless (Where are you From) URL for your institution for Sage Journals, please refer to this article: How do I create an OpenAthens WAYFless URL?

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