OpenAthens Bookmarklet

When you locate library resources using DELCAT or the A-Z Databases list, the links will prompt you to log in to OpenAthens using your UD credentials.

If you are searching online without going first to the Library’s website, you can click the OpenAthens Bookmarklet when you get to a resource that requires you to log in.

Installing the OpenAthens Bookmarklet on a browser’s toolbar

To install the OpenAthens Bookmarklet button on the desktop:

  1. Make sure that Javascript is enabled in the preferred web browser.
  2. Make sure that the browser’s toolbar is visible and unlocked.
  3. Click and drag the button below onto the web browser’s toolbar:
    OpenAthens Bookmarklet

To install the OpenAthens Bookmarklet on an iOS (iPads and iPhones) or Android device:

iOS does not allow the web browser toolbar to be customized as can be done on desktop web browsers. Instead, users of iOS devices can install an OpenAthens bookmark. This bookmark approximates the functionality found on desktop web browsers. Follow these procedures to install an OpenAthens bookmark on your iOS device. This process should also work for Android devices.