[Eril-l] FW: Important changes to Ingenta Connect
arndtt at dickinson.edu
Mon Jan 30 10:07:27 PST 2017
We don’t use Ingenta, but we do pay for Shibboleth. We also pay OCLC for EZ-Proxy. These authentication services are not free.
- Best, Theresa
Assoc. Director for Library Resources & Administration.
Library & Information Services
arndtt at dickinson.edu<mailto:arndtt at dickinson.edu>
From: Eril-l [mailto:eril-l-bounces at lists.eril-l.org] On Behalf Of Mark Hemhauser
Sent: Monday, January 30, 2017 1:02 PM
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Subject: [Eril-l] FW: Important changes to Ingenta Connect
I haven’t seen this mentioned in this forum yet. Ingenta seems to be passing on costs for what I thought were standard services related to their platform. It looks like we could lose some serious functionality if we don’t “subscribe.” Has anyone subscribed? I think we will contact publishers using the Ingenta platform and suggest they move to something more accommodating without charge to libraries.
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Sent: Monday, January 16, 2017 8:21 AM
Subject: Important changes to Ingenta Connect
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As you have seen from our mailings and news bulletins over the past few months, we have launched your new Library Membership scheme, and your Ingenta Connect service will change imminently.
By joining our Library Membership Scheme, you can:
* Continue using OpenAthens and Shibboleth single sign-on access control
* Set up unlimited alerting for published material
* Create your institution’s own custom page
* Set up RSS feeds for new issues
* Use SUSHI to work with existing COUNTER reporting
* Export MARC XML records as .csv files for your subscriptions
* Compare usage between titles in Excel/.csv spreadsheets
* Benefit from Service Support by email and IM
* Receive discounts on new services, such as Kudos for Institutions and RedLink Dashboard
What does this mean for you?
Previously, Ingenta have paid for Athens and Shibboleth single sign on services on behalf of our users. As we grow, and to ensure continuity of service, it is now necessary to share this cost with the end users.
To continue to benefit from OpenAthens and Shibboleth authentication, and the additional new services you will need to sign up as soon as possible.
Signing up for Library Membership with an annual membership fee of just £250 (+ applicable tax) is completed with just a few simple steps, and allows you unlimited access to all the Membership discounts and features, including OpenAthens and Shibboleth identity based authentication.
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