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In EBSCOadmin, how do I change an EBSCOhost password?

To change the password for an EBSCOhost user ID:

  1. Log in to EBSCOadmin at:

  2. Click the Authentication Tab from the top toolbar.

  3. On the User ID/Password sub-tab, click on the User ID.

  4. In the Password field enter a new strong password. Be sure your new password follows these strong password guidelines:

    • Include at least one number
    • Include at least one special character (!, @, #, etc. A space is not a valid special character.)
    • Password must be at least 6 characters
    • Password cannot include your user ID
    • Password cannot include the following words or parts of words: ebsco, ehost, password, pa$$word, dynamed, admin, p@ss, p@$$, pa$$
  5. Click Submit. Your changes are saved.

Note: If you need to edit a username, please contact us via Technical Support.