Construct a WAYFless URL for

If you would like to avoid having to use the Nature WAYF page, it is also possible to link directly to articles on by constructing a WAYFless URL. A logged in user will be taken directly to the article. A user that is not logged in will be prompted to login and will then be taken to the article.

This will work if the target URL is on


- This would work: targetUrl=

- This would not work: targetUrl=

WAYFless URLs can be created using the information contained in Nature Portfolio page.

Please ensure that the instructions are followed carefully - if the entityID and article link are not encoded then the link may not work.

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