OpenAthens: How to set it up

Learn how to configure OpenAthens in the Lean Library dashboard

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Written by Daniel Horvath
Updated over a week ago

If you are using OpenAthens as your authentication system, please follow these steps to set up the Access feature in the dashboard:

  1. In the Dashboard, select Access > OpenAthens Settings

  2. Provide your Entity ID and OpenAthens Scope in the fields provided and press Save changes

How to find your OpenAthens Entity ID and Scope

If you require assistance with identifying the correct values for your OpenAthens Entity ID and Scope, please look it up at

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