User ID and password authentication provides
an easy way for your users to access
EBSCOhost within your institution or from home using one or more login values shared by your
To add a new User ID and password, or update
an existing credential, begin by logging in to
EBSCOadmin Click the Authentication tab to view the available
Select the User ID/Password sub-tab and click
the Add New User link to add a User ID and
Password. Select the Group ID for the group to which you
would like your User ID and password to
authenticate. Enter a User ID and Password combination in
the fields provided. If your User ID has already
been used, you are prompted to enter a new one.
You can change the password for a User ID by
clicking a hyperlinked password in the list,
entering a new one, and clicking Submit. Delete a User ID and Password by clicking the X
in the Delete column.
At any time, you can click on the Help link or
blue question mark bubble to view the complete
online Help system. Click the Tutorial link to view the Authentication Options tutorial.
You can also contact Tech Support by clicking
the Email Support link at support.ebsco.com.