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Article Link Creator - BlackBoard

Use the tool below when you need to create links to articles found in the WSU Libraries' e-journals or databases that will work off-campus in BlackBoard.  It will modify links so that Wichita State University students can access articles from off-campus and not require a second login.  

  1. When you find an article in a database, look for a link that says "Stable URL," "Persistent URL," or "Permalink".  (examples)
  2. Paste the full link (Including the http://) from the database in the first text box.
  3. Click the "create link" button and a link will be generated in the second box.
  4. Copy and paste the link in the second box into your Blackboard course.

Link from database:


Paste this link into Blackboard:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Article Link Creator - Off Campus (not through Blackboard)

Use the tool below when you need to create links to articles found in the WSU Libraries' e-journals or databases that will work off-campus; It will modify links so that Wichita State University students can access articles from off-campus using their Shocker ID and password.

  1. When you find an article in a database, look for a link that says "Stable URL," "Persistent URL," or "Permalink".  (examples)
  2. Paste the full link (Including the http://) from the database in the first text box.
  3. Click the "create link" button and a link will be generated in the second box.
  4. Copy and paste the link in the second box.

Link from database:


Paste this link into document:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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