Yes, we do that. I gather that a number of other UK institutions do too.
You should review OCLC's documentation:
which will give you a good idea of how much work is necessary.
And they're a friendly bunch on the ezproxy mailing lists, so that's probably the place to go:
And I'm happy to continue offlist if that would help.
University of Glamorgan
On 19 Mar 2013, at 14:08, Marion Kennedy wrote:
> We are using Shibboleth to sign in to the VLE (hosted 9.1 SP8) and EZProxy to authenticate to online library resources. At the moment users accessing library resources via the VLE off-campus have to sign in twice (once with Shibboleth and once with EZproxy). Has anyone using the same systems overcome the need for a double login? If so, how did you do this / did it involve a lot of work?
> Very grateful for any information or advice on how to get round this.
> Many thanks