ProQuest Announces Shibboleth Support for the ProQuest Platform

Feb 10, 2009

ProQuest announced that all products hosted on the ProQuest platform are now Shibboleth compliant. The Shibboleth System is a standards-based, open source software package for web single sign-on allowing library sites to make authorization decisions for individual access of protected online resources. ProQuest’s Shibboleth release provides support for the following federations; the United States (InCommon), Canada (The Canadian Access Federation), United Kingdom (The UK Access Management Federation for Education and Research), and Germany (DFN-AAI).