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Linking Directly to Resources; Individual Articles and Records

This guide will explain persistent links in library resources and how to utilize them, such as in a D2L course page.

Creating Persistent Links to Cochrane Library Articles

Linking from the Cochrane Library


Navigate to the article or trial you wish to link to.


To find the persistent link for articles: It is located under the title.  See image below


Copy and paste the link into the course management system.  No need to add proxy prefix.  It is already included in the permalink


 Arroll, B., & Kenealy, T. (2005). Antibiotics for the common cold and acute purulent rhinitis. Cochrane database of systematic reviews (Online), (3), CD000247. doi:10.1002/14651858.CD000247.pub2


Test the link in your browser and then test it in D2L. 

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