Author - IT

Error Messages Explained

Error no affiliation An error occurred while we were handling your validation request. Although your institution is listed as supporting InAcademia using a federated identity provider, we did not receive the correct information from your institution...

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Case Study: Koninklijke Bibliotheek

InAcademia allows you to request verification in real-time using trusted authentication services without having to subscribe to, or offer your services through, a market place or third-party portal. The Koninklijke Bibliotheek (KB) is the national...

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Privacy by Design

When it comes to their users’ data, Institutions are committed to complying with the General Data Protection Regulations. Whilst this quite rightly protects the users, the consequence is that it can make it difficult to engage with merchants...

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Real-time Verification Service

InAcademia’s simple, fast and secure validation service replaces outdated verification methods such as: use of email addresses with an academic extension, such as ‘.ac.uk’ or ‘.edu’ to prove institutional affiliation and...

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FAQs for Merchants

How does it validate student credentials? InAcademia uses information maintained by the home institution (University) of the user to validate eligibility to services and discounted products. The InAcademia service allows merchants to initiate a...

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Pricing

InAcademia is available to retailers and online service providers with a pricing model that flexes to the demands of your business and allows unlimited verification transactions, at a fraction of the cost of commercial identity verification services...

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Developer Resources

Documentation and example implementations for entities wanting to make use of the InAcademia affiliation validation service resides here. (Directs to GitHub site). 

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Merchants: Registering Your Service

To register as a customer of InAcademia, the InAcademia Service requires some administrative data, and needs to validate some of your technical configuration, as well as to agree terms of business. This page describes the procedure you need to...

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Service Policy

1. General This Service Policy describes the Support and Maintenance Services to Licensees of the InAcademia Service, and may be updated from time to time. 2. Service hours & exceptions The Service is deemed operational when the application...

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