Ebook Central

The stanzas on this page are intended for new Ebook Central customers only. If you are migrating to Ebook Central from EBL or ebrary, please see the EBL or ebrary stanza pages, respectively.

Ebook Central has two options for remote access - Single-Sign-On or Patron Login + EZproxy. Add the database stanza that corresponds with your method.

Single-Sign-On

Ebook Central single-sign-on requires the following database stanza in config.txt:

Title Ebook Central SSO
Option ebraryUnencodedTokens
ebrarySite -URL=http://ebookcentral.proquest.com:80 YOURSITE
URL https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/YOURSITE
HJ ebookcentral.proquest.com
DJ ebookcentral.proquest.com
NeverProxy ebookcentral.proquest.com
NeverProxy YOURSITE.ebookcentral.proquest.com
NeverProxy acs.ebookcentral.proquest.com

Replace YOURSITE with the YOURSITE name provided by ProQuest. If you have questions about this, please contact ProQuest support.

Please note that EZproxy's AutoLoginIP directive may not be used in combination with this stanza. The stanza must also be placed above any ExcludeIP directives in config.txt.

Patron Login + EZproxy

ebrary patron login + EZproxy requires the following database stanza in config.txt:

Title Ebook Central Proxied
URL https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/YOURSITE
HJ http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/YOURSITE
DJ ebookcentral.proquest.com
NeverProxy acs.ebookcentral.proquest.com

Replace YOURSITE with the YOURSITE name provided by ProQuest. If you have questions about this, please contact ProQuest support.

Migrating from EBL or ebrary?

If you are migrating to Ebook Central from an existing EBL or ebrary subscription, please see the EBL or ebrary stanza page for migration details.