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How to Create Stable URLs

Instructions or links to instructions explaining how to create durable links to journals and articles by source, i.e. database, ejournal collection, and ebook.

Creating a Stable URL to a Journal, Issue, for HighWire/Oxford/Sage

Stable links can be created for journals, issues, and articles simply by

  • copying the URL from the Location Bar in your browser,
  • removing the ".ezp.slu.edu" if it appears in the URL, and
  • adding the EZproxy prefix, http://ezp.slu.edu/login?url=, in front of that URL.

Example for Adult Learning Journal Link

Example for American Literary Scholarship, Volume 2012, Number 1, 2014, Journal Issue Link

Example for Health & Social Work, Volume 38 Issue 3 August 2013, Article Link

Stable URL for Article from HighWire, Oxford, Sage