Shibboleth

Use this option to conveniently access digital media from off campus – without VPN.

Shibboleth is an authentication procedure and enables access to licenced digital media on platforms of publishers or other providers from off-campus. The access is named institutional login on the pages of the providers, for example.

Select the University of Mannheim from a list. Then register with your username and password via a mask provided by the University of Mannheim.

Example: Cambridge University Press

Not all publishers support Shibboleth. Currently, Shibboleth access for users of Mannheim University Library is possible on the following platforms.

List of publishers

  • American Institute of Physics
  • Annual Reviews
  • Beck e-Library
  • Brepols
  • Brill
  • Brockhaus
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Ebsco
  • Edward Elgar Publishing
  • Elsevier
  • Emerald
  • F.A.Z.-Bibliotheksportal
  • Hanser eLibrary
  • Highwire Press
  • Hogrefe
  • IEEE
  • Ingentaconnect
  • Institute of Physics
  • John Benjamins
  • JSTOR
  • Karger
  • Mark Allen Group
  • Mary Ann Liebert
  • MIT Press
  • Mohr Siebeck
  • Munzinger
  • Nature
  • Nomos
  • OECD
  • Oxford University Press Journals
  • Proquest
  • ReDI
  • RSC
  • Sage Publications
  • SIAM
  • Science
  • Springer
  • Statista
  • Taylor & Francis Journals
  • Tectum eLibrary
  • UTB
  • Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
  • Walter de Gruyter
  • Web of Science
  • Wiley