Direct / Persistent Linking to Electronic Resources: Step #2: Create New Direct Link

Step #2: Create a New Link

1. Select DOI or URL:
DOI
URL

2. Copy your DOI or URL here:


   

3. Your new custom link is ready to be copied:
 

EXCEPTIONS!

NOTE #1:
If your DOI or permanent URL already has one these prefixes, you do not need to complete step #2 as the URL has already been formatted to allow for off-campus access:
  • http://cyber.usask.ca...
  • http://library.usask.ca/scripts/remote?URL=...
  • http://dx.doi.org.cyber.usask.ca...

 

NOTE #2:
If your DOI has the following prefix preceding the DOI number "http://dx.doi.org/", remove this prefix first and then proceed to the step below.