Skip to Main Content

Permalinks - Why to Use Them and How to Create Them: Books@Ovid

Use this guide to learn how to create permalinks to library content.

Creating Permalinks to Content in Books@Ovid

1.  Locate the book/book chapter you want to link to and click the title link.


Screenshot of search results in Books@Ovid database.


2.  Click the Email Jumpstart link in the Tools area at the far right.


Screenshot of ebook and its jumpstart link in Books@Ovid.


3.  Copy the URL in the Email Jumpstart box.


Screenshot of Jumpstart URL for item in Books@Ovid.

4.  Add the library's proxy URL to the front of the Ovid Email Jumpstart link -  - before you

    copy and paste the URL into your Canvas site.  The proxy URL allows users to access this material off campus. 

    The URL will look like this:

Staff LADR