Proxy Server Error - Invalid Link

Most library proxy links can be repaired by replacing the old domain name http://ida.lib.uidaho.edu:2048/ with the new one https://uidaho.idm.oclc.org/. Information in the old link following the domain stays the same (note that new domain does not include a port number). For example:

  • Old link to Chronicle for Higher Education: http://ida.lib.uidaho.edu:2048/login?url=https://chronicle.com
  • New link: https://uidaho.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://www.chronicle.com/

The library proxy server allows patrons to use U of I authentication to log in and access resources as if located on campus. Updated proxy links can be found in our Databases A-Z listings. Please contact Jodi Haire (haire@uidaho.edu) for additional information, or our Reference Desk (libref@uidaho.edu) for help.


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