Link Building Help (Open Athens)

Link Building Help (Open Athens)

There are three types of methods to construct permalinks (purls) from our databases with the Open Athens Authentication System. For directions for a specific provider visit our Building eResource Links page or watch our tutorial, Linking to Articles from Library Databases.

Method #1

With some of our resources all you do is take the url as instructed in Building eResource Links and use them as they are.

Method #2

With some of our resources you take the url as instructed in Building eResource Links and copy it into the link generator.

Method #3

With some of our resources you take the url as instructed in Building eResource Links, replace it with other code and copy it into the link generator.

General troubleshooting and help tips for all the methods: