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Permalinks for Online Services

This guide will show how to obtain permalinks to journal articles, ebooks and ebook chapters, and videos found in the Library's online research services. Permalinks can be used to create links to learning objects in Canvas courses.

Links to Online Services

If you would like a link that will open any of the Library's online research services to its homepage, you can find those links on the Online Research A-Z pages. Here's an example using Academic Writer, which shows a typical A-Z entry. 






  • If you click on the symbol that the arrow is pointing to, you will see the popup window below.
  • Click on the field that contains the URL to highlight its contents and press CTRL-C to copy to the clipboard.
  • Then you can paste the link wherever you want using CTRL-V.