The process for accessing SAGE Journals Online via Shibboleth is straightforward. 

To set up access to your subscribed content via Shibboleth for an institution the administrator needs to go to 
They will need to login with the administrator username/password and have the following details to hand: 
- Scope (e.g. This is usually a domain and must match against the part after the @ sign in the EduPersonScopedAffiliation value. 
- Scoped Affiliations which should have access. This is the part before the @ sign in the EduPersonScopedAffiliation value. The default will be student, staff, faculty, employee, member. 
- Federation. Currently Shibboleth authentication is supported on SJO for UK Access Management Federation for Education and Research, Fédération Éducation-Recherche, DFN-AAI-Föderation, Australian Access Federation, IDEM identity and access federation, GakuNin federation and InCommon federation. 

It’s important that they make sure Shibboleth profile is registered on all accounts belonging to their institution. 

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