What is IP authentication?
Answered By: Geraldine O'Beirn Last Updated: Jul 10, 2017 Views: 54
IP address authentication is the method of identifying users requesting access to vendor databases. It uses an organization’s outward facing IP addresses as a means to identify users coming from a subscribing institution and in turn authenticate access.
We route our links to IP authenticated e-resources via EZproxy. When you click on a link to one of these resources you will be redirected to the EZproxy login page where you login with your QUB username and password.
When a user goes through EZProxy all the publisher sees is a Queen’s IP.
QUB library users are encouraged to use QUB Library site to locate resources for study and research.
Can't find the answer you need?
Use the form below to send us your question.