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Persistent Links to Library Resources: Ovid

How to Obtain Persistent Links in Ovid Databases

  • Connect to an Ovid database
  • Search for a topic
  • Choose the title of an article and then the Full-featured View to connect to the full record
  • On the right side of the screen, under Tools choose Email Jumpstart
  • On the pop-up window, copy the Jumpstart URL
  • The Jumpstart URL is already set up for off-campus access.
  • Test the link in another browser to confirm that it works.


For questions about obtaining persistent links and making them off-campus ready, contact the Reference Librarians at:

Where to Find the Persistent Link

1. Choose the Email Jumpstart link


2. Copy the Jumpstart URL | 503.943.7111 or 800.841.8261 | 5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, OR 97203-5798
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