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Tuesday, April 4

10:00am CDT

S050 - Resource Access and the User Experience: Exploring ways to improve security and authentication for services and content
This session explores user impact in evaluating and transitioning between authentication services.  Presenters will discuss potential alternatives to IP-based-authentication and describe pilot testing of alternatives among publisher, vendor systems, and library partners.  Also covered will be one library’s move to Shibboleth and how front-line service and resulting concerns were managed.

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Todd Carpenter

Executive Director, National Information Standards Organization (NISO)

Heather Flanagan

Spherical Cow Consulting

Robert Kelshian

Director of Access Services, American University Library
Rob Kelshian has been with the University Library since 1999. As the Director of the Access Services Division, he oversees Circulation Services, Course Reserves, Technology Services, Interlibrary Services, and Media Services. Rob has served in various roles within both the Washington... Read More →
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Matthew Smith

Circulation Services Manager, American University Library

Tuesday April 4, 2017 10:00am - 10:45am CDT
Room 204

4:15pm CDT

S083-01 - Moving away from IP authentication
What happens when university IT mandates that all patrons must login to library resources using two-factor authentications instead of IP authentication? What are major considerations when exploring solutions? Alternatives to IP authentication are presented. Lessons learned from implementing a solution using proxy server at a large university environment.

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May Yan

ER Discovery & Access Librarian, Ryerson University Library

Tuesday April 4, 2017 4:15pm - 4:30pm CDT
Room 203

4:30pm CDT

S083-02 - The Problem with IPs - How to Manage the IP Ranges Publishers Hold to Authenticate Your Library
Currently 58% of IPs held by publishers to authenticate libraries are wrong. The community managed IP Registry allows libraries to check and correct the held ranges free of charge. Participants will learn how to use the database and avoid the process for updating IPs involving multiple emails to each supplier.


Tuesday April 4, 2017 4:30pm - 4:45pm CDT
Room 203

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