Portal of electronic information resources

Remote access via Shibboleth

Logo Shibboleth

Shibboleth is an authentication system that allows Palacky University users to connect from non-University computers to licensed information sources by logging in to the provider's site, using the identifying data valid for the Portal UP website.

How to connect to a resource via Shibboleth?

1/ Choose a Shibboleth link (or the Shibboleth icon Shibboleth) that leads to the Shibboleth login page.

2/ If Shibboleth Identity Provider Login is displayed immediately, enter the Username and Password you have to log in to the Portal UP website.

Otherwise, when it is required prior to logging to determine additional data necessary for the correct identification of the user, please use the following.
Region or group: Czech academic identity federation-eduID.cz
Institution: Palacký University Olomouc

Currently, not all licensed database providers support the Shibboleth system (Shibboleth resource list). However, this secure authentication and authorization technology is increasingly being promoted throughout the world.