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New Technology on the Horizon: OpenAthens

A look at the technology and electronic resource advances coming to the Xavier University of Louisiana Library.

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Try OpenAthens


OpenAthens is our next-generation remote access service. It has been integrated with our new discovery service Summon. Which means you'll automatically use it if you use Summon off-campus. OpenAthens can not only perform all functions of EZproxy, but also create a personal profile for you to keep your data, such as Ebook Central.

Try OpenAthens

  1. Go to OpenAthens
  2. Find Xavier University of Louisiana through the search box which on the right side and click it
  3. Sign in with your Xavier Brightspace account               



Any Troubles

Having trouble with your access? Contact Jianshan Yang or Leslie Sam.



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Jianshan Yang
University Library
RM 107


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Leslie Sam Jr.
Xavier Univesity of Louisiana
University Library
1 Drexel Dr.
New Orleans, LA 90125
Subjects: Counseling, Theology