How to Configure SAML 2.0 for Nature Research


Supported Features

The Okta/Nature Research SAML integration currently supports the following features:

For more information on the listed features, visit the Okta Glossary.

Configuration Steps

  1. Contact the Nature Research Support team (onlineservice@springernature.com) and request that they enable SAML 2.0 for your account.

  2. Save, then attach the following Metadata file to your request:

    Sign into the Okta Admin dashboard to generate this value.

  3. The Nature Research Support team will process your request. After receiving a confirmation email, you can start assigning people to the application.

  4. Done!


SP-initiated SSO

  1. Go to: https://wayf.springernature.com/?redirect_uri=https://www.nature.com

  2. Enter your institution/company name then click on the result:

  3. go to: https://wayf.springernature.com/?redirect_uri=https://www.nature.com and click on the result