Permanent links from Library Resources: Cambridge

STAFF GUIDE

Permanent links to journal articles and e-books in Cambridge databases

  • Access the journal or e-book content through the appropriate Cambridge database.
  • Once you have identified the relevant article or book in the results list, click on the title to open the detailed view.

Screenshot of Cambridge database interface showing the selection of a title to view the detailed record.

  • When the detailed view has opened, copy the URL from the address bar to use in the OpenAthens link generator.

Screenshot of Cambridge database interface showing the URL to be copied.

  • Open the VU OpenAthens link generator (https://go.openathens.net/generate/vu.edu.au/71775300), ensure that Victoria University is selected (1), paste in the URL (2) and click 'Copy' (3). (Note that the URL disappears and the OpenAthens link is automatically generated).

Screenshot of OpenAthens interface showing a Cambridge URL being redirected.

  • Paste the OpenAthens link into your Readings module as needed.