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CONNECT is a free Identity Management service that is designed to achieve a more interconnected and productive scholarly ecosystem that offers a simple, unified approach to personal and institutional access, on and off campus.
Sign up to CONNECT
CONNECT allows you to create a single account and profile to gain access to and move seamlessly between multiple scholarly publishing websites and applications for researchers.
Data processing
All data collected and processed by CONNECT are used exclusively for authenticating you to the participating scholarly publishing websites and applications you have authorized to access your profile.
Personalize your experience by adding your personal and demographic information.
Manage the identities that you use to sign in to CONNECT, change your password, and see the devices used to access your account.
View and edit your sign in details
CONNECT allows you to sign in to your account using your ORCID, Google, Apple, Microsoft and Twitter identities as well as your email accounts.
Manage your password
CONNECT accounts are set up to use static passwords by default, but you also have the option to use one-time passwords (OTP) instead.
See and manage your devices
This list allows you to see all devices you have used to access your account, along with their operating system, web browser, and IP address. You can revoke access to specific devices or all, except for the one currently in use.
Review and adjust your privacy settings and go through the recent activity of your account.
Check your recent activity
The Recent activity page shows all actions performed by your account, such as when you logged in, changes to your sign in options, devices that were used, etc.
Edit your account settings and permissions
Review and adjust your privacy settings.
Delete your account
Your profile and data will be preserved for 30 days after deletion of your account, in case you want to return. You may recover your deleted account by trying to log in to it within this period.
Verify your institutional memberships in CONNECT and enjoy content access on all publishing websites that you have joined.
Add an institutional membership using your email
Associations of institutional memberships through email and their renewals are valid for 90 days.
Add an institutional membership by logging in to the institution
Associations or renewals of institutional memberships established by logging in to the institution website are valid for 90 days.
Renew an institutional membership
Renew the association of your institutional membership to continue enjoying the benefits it provides.
Remove an institutional membership
Institutional memberships are deleted automatically a few days after their expiration but you can also delete them manually in case you have reached the limit of 10 associations.
About institutional access
Access content on publishing websites through your institutional memberships.
CONNECT allows you to create a single account to access multiple scholarly publishing websites and applications for researchers. Move seamlessly between all sites and applications without having to create and maintain multiple accounts.
Learn about new features and updates, as well as known and resolved issues.
CONNECT 22.5.0
Release date: 15 May 2022
CONNECT 22.4.0
Release date: 19 April 2022
CONNECT 22.3.0
Release date: 3 April 2022
CONNECT 22.2.2
Release date: 8 March 2022
CONNECT 22.2.0
Release date: 9 February 2022
CONNECT 22.1.1
Release date: 20 January 2022
CONNECT 22.1.0
Release date: 19 January 2022
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