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Persistent Link Instructions

Please use these instructions to create persistent links from your webpage, Scholar/Blackboard course, or document to articles in databases. This will ensure that your links will work reliably and that the links will work from off campus. If your database is not listed here, please contact us at library@cnu.edu.
Important note: Do not go through JournalFinder to get to the full-text article. To create reliable urls, use direct links to the databases from the Library's Databases A to Z page, and then follow the instructions below.

One final note: be aware that your off-campus users may be required to login.

Please email the Library or call the Reference Desk if there is a problem. (757-594-7132)

Provider Databases Instructions
ACM ACM Digital
Library

Click the link for BibTeX in the Tools and Resources Box.

In the popup box look for url=  and then

copy the url only {not the curly brackets}

Example:http://0-dl.acm.org.read.cnu.edu/citation.cfm?id=771141.771177

 

Alexander Street Press Music Online

Click the title of the album.

Link to the album by clicking the </> Embed/Link under the title.

Copy the link.

Example Album Link:

https://0-search.alexanderstreet.com.read.cnu.edu/view/work/bibliographic_entity|recorded_cd|735047

Link to a song by clicking the </> symbol next to the title.

Copy the link.

Example Song Link:

https://0-search.alexanderstreet.com.read.cnu.edu/view/work/735056

Alexander Street Press American History in Video

Click the title of the video  

Click on "Embed/Link" under the video.

Copy the link.

Example: https://0-search.alexanderstreet.com.read.cnu.edu/view/work/bibliographic_entity|video_work|1786029

ArtStor ArtStor

Click on the image. Click the 'Link" button.

Copy the Image URL that appears.

Example:http://0-library.artstor.org.read.cnu.edu/#/asset/CARNEGIE_5140006

BioOne BioOne Complete

Click to view Full Text
Copy URL from the browser window

Example: http://0-www.bioone.org.read.cnu.edu/doi/full/10.1670/16-164

Cambridge University
Press
Cambridge Core

Click article title from result list
Copy URL from the browser window


Example: https://0-www-cambridge-org.read.cnu.edu/core/journals/politics-and-the-life-sciences/article/problem-of-obesity-and-dietary-nudges/FD9BE970A57DEBC894710EDB67AEC6B3

EBSCO ATLA Religion,
Business Source
Complete, CINAHL,
Communication &
Mass Media, EBSCOhost, etc.

View Detailed Record by clicking on an article title.
Click on "Permalink" in the right hand column.  Copy the URL displayed.


Example: http://0-search.ebscohost.com.read.cnu.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=a9h&AN=129818688&site=ehost-live&scope=site
direct=true&db=a9h&AN=33391021&site=ehost-live

FACTS.com FACTS.com, Issues &
Controversies,
Today's Science,
World News Digest

View article
Copy "Record URL" from bottom of article


Example: http://0-icof.infobaselearning.com.read.cnu.edu/recurl.aspx?wid=95676&ID=1992

Gale

Artemis,
Literature
Resource Center
  Gale Virtual Reference Library

View article
Click on the Bookmark icon at the top of the page
Copy Bookmark URL


Example: http://0-link.galegroup.com.read.cnu.edu/apps/doc/A177556259/GLS?u=viva_cnu&sid=GLS&xid=a6407ca8

HeinOnline HeinOnline

View article or document
Click the link icon
at the top
Copy URL from the popup window.


Example: http://0-heinonline.org.read.cnu.edu/HOL/Page?
collection=abajournals&handle=hein.journals/abaj92&id=1

Institute of
Physics
IOP Journals and Ebooks

Click article or book title from result list
Copy URL from the browser window

 

Example: http://0-iopscience.iop.org.read.cnu.edu/article/10.1088/0004-637X/751/1/76

JSTOR JSTOR

From the results list, click the article title to view article information.
Copy the Stable URL
underneath the article information.


Example: http://0-www.jstor.org.read.cnu.edu/stable/452055

Lexis Nexis NexisUni

In document view, click on Actions (next to document title).

Then click Link to this page.

Copy the link that is provided in the pop-up box.

 

Example: https://0-advance-lexis-com.read.cnu.edu/api/permalink/b4f196be-bab7-417b-a859-26f8e6ba908a/?context=1516831

Naxos Naxos

Under the full album information in the left hand column,  click on the "Show Static URL" button.  The URL for each track will appear below the track information to be copied.

Example: http://0-cnu.naxosmusiclibrary.com.read.cnu.edu/stream.asp?s=102922%2Fcnunmlpd03%2F416011%5F04

NewsBank Access World News

View the full article.  Click Copy Link icon and copy URL.

Example:   http://0-infoweb.newsbank.com.read.cnu.edu/apps/news/openurl?ctx_ver=z39.88-2004&rft_id=info%3Asid/infoweb.newsbank.com&svc_dat=AWNB&req_dat=0FAC5E234F77BA39&rft_val_format=info%3Aofi/fmt%3Akev%3Amtx%3Actx&rft_dat=document_id%3Anews%252F16CB3105FB246180
NewsBank Popular Periodicals, Science Source, Business NewsBank, NewsBank Retrospective

View the full article.  At the end of the article will be an "Article Bookmark" to copy or a link with instructions to "right-click on the link below and copy the link location". 

Example: http://0-docs.newsbank.com.read.cnu.edu/openurl?ctx_ver=z39.88-2004&rft_id=info:sid/iw.newsbank.com:PPCT &rft_val_format=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&rft_dat=16C5DBEC96628F70&svc_dat= InfoWeb:newcat&req_dat=0FAC5E234F77BA39

NewsBank America's Historical Newspapers

Click to view the full article. At the top of the screen, click Bookmark link and copy it from the popup window.

Example: http://0-docs.newsbank.com.read.cnu.edu/openurl?ctx_ver=z39.88-2004&rft_id=info:sid/iw.newsbank.com:EANX&rft_val_format=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&rft_dat=128E42C3731E5978&svc_dat=HistArchive:ahnpdoc&req_dat=0FAC5E234F77BA39

Oxford University
Press
Grove Art Online,
Oxford Art Online

View article full text
Click on "Cite" and copy URL from citation given


Example: http:////www.oxfordartonline.com/groveart/view/10.1093/gao/9781884446054.001.0001/oao-9781884446054-e-7000088848

Oxford University
Press
Grove Music Online,
Oxford Music Online

View article full text
Click on "Cite" and copy URL from citation given


Example: http:////www.oxfordmusiconline.com/grovemusic/view/10.1093/gmo/9781561592630.001.0001/omo-9781561592630-e-0000011262

Oxford University
Press
Oxford English
Dictionary

Click on entry. Copy link from the browser widow.

Example: http://0-www.oed.com.read.cnu.edu/view/Entry/50451?redirectedFrom=depression&

Oxford University
Press
Oxford Journals

Click the article title.

Right click on the PDF icon and Copy Link or Save Link as (depending on your browser)


Example: https://academic.oup.com/afraf/article-pdf/117/467/171/24669438/ady009.pdf

Oxford University
Press
Oxford Reference

View article or book
Click on "Cite" and copy URL from citation given


Example: http://0-www.oxfordreference.com.read.cnu.edu/view/10.1093/acref/9780192829160.001.0001/acref-9780192829160-e-3

Project Muse Project Muse

Click the link for HTML or PDF.

Copy the link from the browser window.

 Example: https://0-muse-jhu-edu.read.cnu.edu/article/578096

ProQuest ProQuest Online,
ABI/Inform,
OxResearch,
etc.

Click on the Abstract/Details link (or tab.)
Scroll down to find the Document URL. Copy the link that is listed.

Example: https://0-search-proquest-com.read.cnu.edu/docview/1491439110?accountid=10100

DO NOT USE THE DOI link

ProQuest Ebook Central

Click on the book title.

On the left side, click Share Link to Book. Copy the link from the popup window.

Example:

http://0-ebookcentral.proquest.com.read.cnu.edu/lib/cnu/detail.action?docID=224659

PsycNET PsycARTICLES, PsycBOOKS, PsycExtra, PsycTESTS

Copy the DOI link underneath the citation.

Example: http://0-dx.doi.org.read.cnu.edu/10.1037/tra0000141

Note:  Only works if the full-text is available within the database.

Safari Safari Books
Online

For an entire book, copy the link from the browser window.

Example: Entire Book
http://0-proquest.safaribooksonline.com.read.cnu.edu/book/web-development/9781449344573

For a single page, view the page.

In the blue bar at the top of the book page click the button for url.

Copy the link from the popup window.

Example: Single Page
http://0-proquest.safaribooksonline.com.read.cnu.edu/book/web-development/9781449344573/1dot-bootstrap-scaffolding/_what_is_bootstrap_html?uicode=cnu

Sage Sage Journals Online

Click the article title or pdf.
Copy URL from the browser window

Example: http://0-journals.sagepub.com.read.cnu.edu/doi/full/10.1177/0020872817712565#articleCitationDownloadContainer

Wiley Wiley Online Library

Click the article title.

Copy URL from the browser window

Example:https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1111/jpn.12930

 

Trible Library provides links to other websites to aid in research and is not responsible for the content or privacy policy of those sites.