Frequently Asked Questions

How can I create a persistent link to an article I found in one of the library databases?

Answer:

To create links to individual articles from within a database follow the steps outlined in the module below.

Press here for Creating Persistent Links Module

https://www.lib.umn.edu/apps/instruction/persistentlinks/

Our Instructor Support page also has additional resources.

Note: Most license agreements do not grant unrestricted rights to download and re-post content. Therefore, as a rule of thumb, link whenever possible.

A persistent link is sometimes referred to as a permalink.

 

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