If the new database / resource
Then the vendor / publisher must be contacted to set up OpenAthens access. Set up may also involve a tcket at Ebsco for configuration on the OpenAthens end.
Done by: Jae (seradmin@uark,edu); back up is Beth or Mandi (?)
As part of the initial subscription contact, this information may be sent to the vendor:
This may confuse some vendors, who may respond:
You may respond that OpenAthens also supports proxied access. Our OpenAthens proxy address is 18.104.22.168.
Once the vendor completes this step, proceed to Step 2.
Done by: Beth; backup is Jacob (?)
Done by: Beth, Jacob is backup (?)
Occasionally we will encounter a new or migrated resource that cannot work with OpenAthens. In those cases, an icon and note are added to the resource record and to the Databases A-Z record:
In addition, the database in the Client Center must be marked for "omit proxy."