EBSCOhost

EBSCOhost requires the following database definition in config.txt/ezproxy.cfg:

Title EBSCOhost
URL http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx
DJ ebscohost.com
HJ search.epnet.com
DJ epnet.com
DJ global.ebsco-content.com
DJ ebsco-content.com
HJ openurl.ebscohost.com
HJ web.ebscohost.com
HJ m.ebscohost.com
HJ ehis.ebscohost.com
HJ web.a.ebscohost.com
HJ eds.a.ebscohost.com
HJ web.b.ebscohost.com
HJ eds.b.ebscohost.com
HJ web.c.ebscohost.com
HJ eds.c.ebscohost.com
HJ web.d.ebscohost.com
HJ eds.d.ebscohost.com
HJ web.e.ebscohost.com
HJ eds.e.ebscohost.com
HJ search.ebscohost.mobi
DJ ebscohost.mobi
HJ www.netlibrary.com
DJ netlibrary.com
Find proxy.cfm?url=http://
Replace proxy.cfm?url=http://^A
Find /login?url=http://
Replace /login?url=http://^A

Note: An issue has been identified where users were unable to download EBSCO eBooks to Android devices. To prevent this issue, follow this procedure:

  1. Add this line to config.txt/ezproxy.cfg
    NeverProxy rps2images.ebscohost.com
  2. Restart EZProxy.

This added text tells EZProxy not to rewrite the links for the site that appears to host the e-book content for EBSCO.