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See the following tools to create links to E-Resources, also see our concise guide on Adding Direct Links to E-Resources.
Note - If you simply copy and paste article URLs from the databases this often won't work later or the link may change in the future.
Note - our OpenURLs have changed due to the closure of the JISC 'openurl.ac.uk' service, please see advice on this page for our new supported OpenURLs and a tool to convert old OpenURLs to our latest supported format.
Our new OpenURL article format looks like:
The new OpenURL ebook format looks like:
If you need to convert an old OpenURL (openurl.ac.uk) or other older style link (e.g. ezproxy.liv.ac.uk) to the new format use the conversion tool (see below).
Tools available include:
Also see the Additional Tools page for building the following links: E-Book Search by Title (using the Library Catalogue); E-Book Search by Keyword (using the Library Catalogue); Discover Search by Title; Discover Search by Keyword; Scholar Permalink.
This tool can be used to convert old OpenURL.ac.uk, EZproxy.liv.ac.uk or other older format links to our new supported OpenURL or OCLC (resolver.ebscohost.com) format.
You can link to a specific item within the Library Catalogue. When you have located your e-book record in the Library catalogue you can use the 'Permalink' icon shown in the right menu to obtain a short, stable link. You can then copy the URL from your browser address bar, e.g.: