Join InCommon
Men and women working on their laptops while appearing to solve a problem.

InCommon Federation

Trusted, seamless access to global research and scholarly collaboration

Scaling trustworthy access
to global research and collaboration

The InCommon Federation provides secure single sign-on access to cloud and local services, and global collaboration tools. We connect millions of users and hundreds of educational institutions, research organizations, and commercial resource providers.

Research ready

Provide your researchers, faculty, staff, and students with seamless access to academic collaboration and cloud services.

Community-driven

Our community identifies and drives new functionality and best practices.

Go global!

We’re the U.S. gateway to the global research and education community.

Registration, Call for Participation Open for 2020 CAMP

Submit a proposal for a track session and register for Virtual CAMP and ACMP

Explore the InCommon Federation

three men laughing while looking in the laptop inside room

Get started

Prepare to join InCommon and federate.

Federation overview

Learn about what the Federation does

People taking notes.

Research & scholarship

Help make seamless global research collaboration a reality.

Baseline expectations

Learn about how Baseline Expectations improve trust and interoperability.

Get software

Get federation-optimized packaged identity and access management software

vintage book collection

Practices & documents

Documentation galore! SAML, anyone?

Shibboleth Training
December 1 – 4, 2020

community members in a classroom

Learn to install and configure Shibboleth Identity Provider and Service Provider

Image of fingers on a keyboard

Ready to Join?

See the process and fee schedule

Join InCommon