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Use the entityID displayed in your administration area as described above. E.g.


Use teh the scope displayed in your administration area as described above. E.g.


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You will need to know your OpenAthens domain (usually the same as your scope) and your organisation number. Both can be seen on the Organisations page (

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) and . Once you have those you just need to plug them into:

Once you've filled them in, test the link - e.g.


Automatically generated metadata

This In most cases, this will be in the form:

... where domain is your OpenAthens domain, usually the same as your scope. See: How to access your metadata

(This is slightly different from the metadata address you would use for a custom SAML application as it includes a UK federation specific context)If you need to have a different entityID in the UK Access Management federation from the one you have in the OpenAthens federation then you will need to add /c/ukfed to the end of the metadata address - examples:

For most users:

UK fed specific entityID: