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Linking to Library Resources in Canvas

How to link to SDCC Library resources within a Canvas course shell

Persistent Linking Instructions for JSTOR

Follow these steps to create persistent links to materials in the JSTOR database:

Start at the A-Z Databases page:

  1. Open the JSTOR database.
  2. Find an article on your topic.
  3. Click on an article title to pull up the complete article record.
  4. Copy the persistent link in the article record. The remote access proxy info is already embedded in the URL.

Then go to your Canvas shell: 

  • Within a text editor box, paste in the persistent link, OR
  • Within a Module, create a new External Link and paste in the persistent link as the URL Make sure to check the box for the Load in a new tab option. Why?

Example Persistent Link and Screenshot:

https://www-jstor-org.libraryaccess.sdcity.edu/stable/26872785

 

screenshot of JSTOR stable link

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