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Library Resources for Remote Delivery

Embedding library resources into your online course & Moodle site

Creating Persistent Links to Oxford English Dictionary

  1. Connect to the database from our main database menu and perform your search.
  2. From the result lists, click on 'view full entry'.
  3. Copy the URL displayed in the address bar. The persistent link will look like this:
    http://www.oed.com/view/Entry/107920?redirectedFrom=librarian#eid
  4. To ensure access to the article from off campus, add the following prefix to the persistent link URL:
    http://ezproxy.kwantlen.ca:2048/login?url=
  5. The complete URL will look like this: http://ezproxy.kpu.ca:2048/login?url=http://www.oed.com/view/Entry/107920?redirectedFrom=librarian#eid 

Example:

Definition of a Librarian from the OED

Creating Persistent Links to Oxford Reference Online

  1. Connect to the database from our main database menu and perform your search.
  2. From the result lists, click on the link to view the entry.
  3. Click on the Email icon
  4. Fill out the email template and the URL will be emailed to you. It may be quite long like this:

    http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/acref/9780199533008.001.0001/acref-9780199533008-e-453?p=emailAYrf.4ePioI7k&d=/10.1093/acref/9780199533008.001.0001/acref-9780199533008-e-453

  5. To ensure access to the article from off campus, add the following prefix to the persistent link URL:
    https://ezproxy.kpu.ca:2443/login?url=
  6. The complete URL will look like this:https://ezproxy.kwantlen.ca:2443/login?url=http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/acref/9780199533008.001.0001/acref-9780199533008-e-453?p=emailAYrf.4ePioI7k&d=/10.1093/acref/9780199533008.001.0001/acref-9780199533008-e-453

Example:

Entry for Criminology (from the Dictionary of Sociology)