Emerald Customer Support

Solution home Account Administration Queries Access and Authentication Methods
Emerald guide to proxy settings for
Modified on: Tue, 27 Apr, 2021 at 1:43 PM
Emerald support proxy access from EZproxy version 6.1 and above and which are Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.2 compliant. 
Please see OCLC's documentation to learn how to check the version of EZproxy running on your server

Self-hosted proxy accessfurther guidance available here.
WAM proxy access - further guidance available here.

Emerald’s Database Definitions - EZproxy
In order to allow us to switch off URL re-writing for 3rd party URLs, please add the following line to the stanza above the Emerald entry for our database definition below. Further information about this requirement is available on OCLC's support pages here.

Title Emerald

Title LibLynx
Important note: IPv4 and IPv6 and EZproxy V6.0 
Our new platform supports both IPv4 and IPv6 authentication. As such, it may be necessary to specify whether EZproxy should use IPv6 or IPv4 to listen for login requests and database source IPs. If your access is being impacted by the above connection refused message, please see OCLC's Interface support pages for guidance.
OCLC hosted EZproxy
If your EZproxy server is hosted by OCLC and you are experiencing access issues, please contact them directly via your local OCLC Support team (OCLC Customer Support) and ask them to ensure that they have listed the correct database definitions for your EZproxy server.

If you need any further assistance, please contact Emerald Customer Support.
Did you find it helpful?
Related Articles
Self-hosted EZproxy access to
Troubleshooting known issues with authentication
WAM proxy settings
Authentication methods for
Creating a WAYFless URL
Locating Emerald collections in OCLC WorldCAT
Google "CASA"
COVID-19: Off-campus access during the pandemic
SFX configuration for ALMA
Please note: Website translation services are provided by Google Translate. Emerald does not warrant to make any promises, assurances or guarantees as to the accuracy or reliability of the translations provided by Google Translate.
Emerald will not be held responsible for any loss, damage or issues sustained as a result of using Google Translate. Anyone relying on information obtained from Google Translate does so at his / her own risk.
Home Solutions
HomeSolutions+44 (0)1274 785278 +44 (0)1274 785278 +1 617 945 9130 +60 3 5612 2009