Answered By: Paul Landers
Last Updated: Aug 20, 2019     Views: 298

  • DON'T:
    • ‚ÄčCopy-paste from your web browser address bar (see details below).
    • Create links to the results of a search you have done.
  • DO:

Technical Details:

  • Many vendors (e.g. Ovid and EBSCO) discard the original shareable link you clicked and replace it with a disposable, short-lived URL that is locked to only your computer and is unsuitable for sharing.
  • If your computer is located on a TTUHSC campus, it will discard the library's proxy prefix (required for your off-campus students) when you click the link.