Identity Linking

Identity linking is the process required to link a GitHub, Google, Microsoft, ORCID, or University account with an ACCESS ID so that you can log on to ACCESS services using the linked account. Please review the instructions below to link or unlink an account.


To link an account:

  1. Log in to ACCESS COmanage Registry.
  2. Click on your name in the upper-right corner of the page.
  3. Select “Link another account” from the drop-down list.
  4. On the "Link another account" page, click the "BEGIN" button.
  5. In the "Select an Identity Provider" box, choose the identity provider for the account (e.g., university) that you want to link to your ACCESS ID.
  6. Log in with your chosen Identity Provider as you typically would.
  7. Follow the prompts to complete the linking process.


To unlink an account:

  1. Log in to ACCESS Support.
  2. Open A Ticket or send email to . Provide your ACCESS ID and which linked account you want to be UN-linked.