Permanent links from Library Resources: Ovid

STAFF GUIDE

Permanent links in Journals@Ovid

  • Locate the article in the Journals@Ovid database
  • Click on the article title for detailed view

  • When the article view has opened, click 'Email Jumpstart' on the right-hand side of the screen (1), and then copy the URL from the pop-up (2) and paste this link into the OpenAthens Link Generator. (NOTE: as at July 2020, the Email Jumpstart pop-up is duplicating the URL, be sure to only copy one URL).

Screenshot of the Ovid interface showing the Email Jupstart link on the right hand side, and the pop up with the Jumpstart URL

  • 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 an Ovid link being redirected.

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

Permanent links in Journals@Ovid (via Library Search)

  • Find and access the article through the Library Search
  • Click on the 'Check for full text' link from the search results ...

  • ... OR from the article details page in Library Search.

  • When the article view has opened click 'Email Jumpstart' on the right-hand side of the screen (1), and then copy the URL from the pop-up (2) and paste this link into the OpenAthens Link Generator. (NOTE: as at July 2020, the Email Jumpstart pop-up is duplicating the URL, be sure to only copy one URL).

Screenshot of Ovid interface show Email Jumpstart

  • 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 Ovid URL being redirected.​​​​​​​

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