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For information on library services during Fall 2020 go to our COVID 19 guide

Coronavirus emergency - resources for students & faculty: Linking to Library Resources

This is a guide to help students and faculty navigate the changes created by the coronavirus emergency during the last half of the Spring 2020 semester.

Creating Permalinks that work off-campus

Most library resources are behind a firewall and require students to login to access them. This requires that links are correctly configured to pass through the library's authentication system.  Often links pulled directly from the address bar are not permalinks and will not resolve correctly when shared with students.

This guide explains how to create permalinks that you can embed in D2L or send via email:

Please contact Bob Flatley or your library liaison if you need assistance or have questions.

D2L issue with library streaming video

In order to add streaming videos from library databases to Content in D2L do not use the Video or Audio upload/create option, instead use the Link option: