WAM Proxy Configuration Instructions

Do I need to add anything to a WAM Proxy's configuration to use the BrowZine service?

WAM proxy users may need to add the following domains to their forward tables before using BrowZine Web:
*.thirdiron.com
*.browzine.com
The above should cover most WAM instances, but if your setup does not support wildcards then following is a detailed list of exact subdomains that must be authorized by your proxy:
thirdiron.com
api.thirdiron.com
staging-api.thirdiron.com
www.thirdiron.com
auth.thirdiron.com
browzine.com
api.browzine.com
staging-api.browzine.com
www.browzine.com
auth.browzine.com 
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Why am I getting a server error (500, 502, 503) when attempting to load my browzine.com library URL?

WAM proxy users should NOT apply the proxy to any browzine.com url, including the unique library url that was provided to you in your BrowZine welcome email. (http://browzine.com/libraries/xxxx).

BrowZine will automatically apply the proxy for the user based on your provided IP ranges, so if you attempt to also apply the proxy then this will result in a server error (typically 500 or 502).

Further, if you have not properly added the above subdomains, this may result in a 503 server error.

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Please contact support@thirdiron.com with any other questions or issues related to your WAM proxy and BrowZine.

Library Configuration and FAQ

  1. About the BrowZine Taxonomy
  2. Your Institution Logo in BrowZine
  3. Publisher EZProxy Definitions and Common Issues
  4. EZProxy Configuration Instructions
  5. WAM Proxy Configuration Instructions
  6. Proxy Auto-Configuration (PAC) file Configuration Instructions
  7. Proxy Configuration Instructions
  8. How does authentication work with the BrowZine app? (iOS & Android)
  9. What is a Proxy Server and how does it work?
  10. What Proxy Servers do you Support?
  11. OpenAthens FAQ
  12. Shibboleth FAQ
  13. Does BrowZine support VPN? (iOS, Android & Web)
  14. EZProxy: Proxy by port or Proxy by Domain?
  15. Overview of the BrowZine Pairing Service (iOS & Android)
  16. LibGuide Integrations
  17. RefWorks and BrowZine (iOS & Android)
  18. Problems with the BrowZine Marketing Widget
  19. Getting Started with your Trial / Subscription (iOS, Android & Web)
  20. Inter-Library Loan / Link Resolvers and BrowZine (All Platforms)
  21. How do I integrate BrowZine's journal title/ISSN lookup into my library webpage?
  22. BrowZine Web & LibKey Accessibility
  23. How to integrate BrowZine within Primo
  24. How to integrate BrowZine with Summon
  25. How to integrate BrowZine within EBSCO Discovery Service (EDS)
  26. How to integrate BrowZine within OCLC WorldCat Discovery
  27. Creating a drop-down menu with BrowZine Durable URL's in HTML
  28. Extended A-Z BrowZine Web Search to cover all Library Titles
  29. BrowZine API Functionality
  30. BrowZine and OpenAthens Overview
  31. Finding your OpenAthens Redirector URL
  32. How do I add a BrowZine's journal title/ISSN search box to my OpenAthens home page?
  33. How To Find Your Primo Link Resolver Base URL
  34. Determining your ProQuest ID
  35. List of Domains to Whitelist for BrowZine and LibKey Operation

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