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Shibboleth

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

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

Select the University of Mannheim from a list. Then register with your Uni-ID 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-eLibrary
    • Brepols
    • Brill
    • Brockhaus
    • Cambridge University Press
    • Content-Select
    • Ebsco
    • Edward Elgar Publishing
    • Elsevier
    • Emerald
    • F.A.Z.-Bibliotheksportal
    • Hanser eLibrary
    • Highwire Press
    • Hogrefe E-Books und Zeitschriften
    • IEEE
    • Ingentaconnect
    • Institute of Physics
    • John Benjamins
    • JSTOR
    • Karger
    • Mark Allen Group
    • Mary Ann Liebert
    • MIT Press
    • Mohr Siebeck
    • Munzinger
    • Narr
    • Nature
    • Nomos
    • OECD
    • Oxford University Press Journals
    • Proquest
    • ReDI
    • RSC
    • Sage Publications
    • Science
    • SIAM
    • Springer
    • Statista
    • Taylor & Francis Journals
    • Tectum eLibrary
    • UTB
    • Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht
    • Walter de Gruyter
    • Web of Science
    • Wiley