WAYFless Access to Resources

Rhys Smith and John Murison have produced a guide to creating and using WAYFless URLs:


Allows you to create WAYFless URLs between your institution (IdP) and Publisher resources (SP) can be found here:


Please contact mark.williams@jisc.ac.uk if you require further information.

Service Providers with WAYFless URLs

The table below lists the UK federation SPs which we know support or are about to support "WAYFless URLs" to access their services.

For further information, or to see the format of the WAYFless link for a service, please click on the link in the "Service Info Page" column.

a-n Resourcesa-n The Artists Information Companylink
AFI CatalogProQuestlink
African American PoetryProQuestlink
African Writers SeriesProQuestlink
Alexander Street PressAlexander Street Presslink
AMADEUSBureau van Dijk Electronic Publishinglink
American Drama, 1714-1915ProQuestlink
American PoetryProQuestlink
Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL)ProQuestlink
Annual RegisterProQuestlink
Archival Sound RecordingsThe British Librarylink
Archive FinderProQuestlink
Arkivum ServiceArkivum Ltdlink
Art Sales Catalogues OnlineBRILLlink
BankscopeBureau van Dijk Electronic Publishinglink
Bibliography of American LiteratureProQuestlink
BMJ Journals CollectionBMJ Grouplink
BoBLearning on Screenlink
Brill E-Books OnlineBRILLlink
Brill OnlineBRILLlink
British Online ArchivesLibLynx LLClink
British PeriodicalsProQuestlink
C19 The Nineteenth Century IndexProQuest LLClink
Canadian PoetryProQuestlink
Census (Casweb)MIMASlink
Census (CIDER)MIMASlink
Census (GeoConvert)MIMASlink
Census (LCT)MIMASlink
Census (SARs)MIMASlink
Census (Surpop)MIMASlink
Children & Young People NowMA Educationlink
Clinical KeyElsevier Sciencelink
CPD LaunchpadMA Healthcarelink
Credo ReferenceCredo Reference, Ltd.link
DigimapEDINA, University of Edinburghlink
Documents on British Policy OverseasProQuestlink
Early American Fiction, 1789 - 1875ProQuestlink
Early English Books Online (EEBO)ProQuestlink
Early English Prose FictionProQuestlink
Early European BooksProQuestlink
ebraryebrary, Inc.link
eChalkeChalk Ltd.link
Editions and Adaptations of ShakespeareProQuestlink
Eighteenth-Century FictionProQuestlink
Electronic JournalsIOP Publishing link
Elgar OnlineEdward Elgar Publishinglink
EmbaseElsevier Sciencelink
Engineering VillageElsevier Sciencelink
English DramaProQuestlink
English PoetryProQuestlink
English Poetry, 2nd EditionProQuestlink
ESDS InternationalMIMASlink
EUP Journals OnlineEdinburgh University Presslink
European Sources OnlineCardiff Universitylink
Exact EditionsExact Editionslink
FAMEBureau van Dijk Electronic Publishinglink
Family LawJordan Publishing Limitedlink
FIAF Index to Film PeriodicalsProQuestlink
Film Index InternationalProQuestlink
Film Indexes OnlineProQuestlink
GoodPracticeGoodPractice Ltdlink
Hairdressing TrainingMIMASlink
HeinOnlineWilliam S. Hein & Co., Inclink
Henry Stewart TalksHenry Stewart Talkslink
History Study CentreProQuestlink
House of Commons Parliamentary PapersProQuestlink
Individual Literature CollectionsProQuest LLClink
International Index to Music PeriodicalsProQuestlink
International Index to Performing ArtsProQuestlink
IOPscienceIOP Publishinglink
j2eJust2easy Ltdlink
Janet Certificate ServiceJanetlink
Janet v-sceneJanetlink
JISC Historic BooksMimaslink
Journal ArchivesJisclink
JustCiteJustis Publishing Ltdlink
JustisJustis Publishing Ltdlink
Karger medical content and servicesKarger Publisherslink
LawtelThomson Reuterslink
LexisNexis® ButterworthsLexisNexislink
Linguistic Bibliography OnlineBRILLlink
Listening BooksGallery Partnershiplink
Literary TheoryProQuestlink
Literature Online - LIONProQuestlink
Lugt Répertoire OnlineBRILLlink
MAG Online LibraryMA Healthcare Ltdlink
Mintel Oxygen AcademicMintel Group Ltdlink
MINTUKBureau van Dijk Electronic Publishinglink
MLA International BibliographyProQuestlink
MyiLibraryIngram Digitallink
Nature ResearchSpringer Nature Limitedlink
Nijhoff OnlineBRILLlink
Nineteenth-Century FictionProQuestlink
Nursery WorldMA Educationlink
OpticianMA Healthcarelink
ORBISBureau van Dijk Electronic Publishinglink
OSIRISBureau van Dijk Electronic Publishinglink
Oxford Art OnlineOxford University Presslink
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography OnlineOxford University Presslink
Oxford English Dictionary OnlineOxford University Presslink
Oxford Islamic Studies OnlineOxford University Presslink
Oxford Language Dictionaries OnlineOxford University Presslink
Oxford Music OnlineOxford University Presslink
Oxford Reference OnlineOxford University Presslink
Oxford Scholarship OnlineOxford University Presslink
Paley Center SeminarsProQuestlink
PathCALCollege of Medicine and Veterinary Medicine, University of Edinburghlink
Periodicals Archive OnlineProQuestlink
Periodicals Index OnlineProQuestlink
PLANEXIDOX Information Serviceslink
Practical Law UKThomson Reuterslink
Primary Sources OnlineBRILLlink
Public Information OnlineDandy Booksellers Ltdlink
Radio at BUFVCBritish Universities Film & Video Councillink
ReaxysElsevier Sciencelink
Rock's BackpagesRock's Backpageslink
Royal College of Surgeons of England PublicationsRoyal College of Surgeons of Englandlink
SAGE Journals OnlineSAGE Publicationslink
ScienceDirectElsevier Sciencelink
Scientific.NETTrans Tech Publicationslink
ScopusElsevier Sciencelink
Springer LinkSpringer-Verlag London Limitedlink
Taylor & Francis OnlineTaylor & Francis Grouplink
The Bible in EnglishProQuestlink
The Early Modern Pamphlets OnlineBRILLlink
The John Johnson Collection of Printed EphemeraProQuestlink
The King James BibleProQuestlink
The Literary EncyclopediaThe Literary Dictionary Company Ltdlink
The Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824-1900ProQuestlink
This WeekBritish Universities Film & Video Councillink
TRILTBritish Universities Film & Video Councillink
TVTiPBritish Universities Film & Video Councillink
Twentieth-Century African American PoetryProQuestlink
Twentieth-Century American PoetryProQuestlink
Twentieth-Century American Poetry, Second EditionProQuestlink
Twentieth-Century Drama ProQuestlink
Twentieth-Century English Poetry ProQuestlink
UKPressOnlineDigitorial Ltdlink
W.B. Yeats CollectionProQuestlink
Webster's DictionaryProQuestlink
WestlawThomson Reuterslink
Westlaw InternationalThomson Reuterslink
Westlaw UKThomson Reuterslink
World Scientific Publishing CoWorld Scientific Publishing Co Pte Ltdlink
ZEPHYRBureau van Dijk Electronic Publishinglink