Expanded Academic ASAP

How to create persistent links in Expanded Academic ASAP

  1. Connect to the Expanded Academic ASAP database. (Note: If you are off campus, you will need to login with your StarID and password. Off-campus access instructions.)
  2. Perform your search and choose a full-text article.
  3. Click the article title to view the full-text article.
  4. Click the "Bookmark" icon in the upper right of the screen to display a persistent link or "Bookmark URL."
  5. Highlight and copy the URL.
    Note: This URL already includes the proxy prefix and provides off-campus access to Normandale users.

If you will be posting the link to D2L Brightspace, please read about linking to library resources in D2L Brightspace.

Example:
http://ndcproxy.mnpals.net/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CA381057278&v=2.1&u=mnanorman&it=r&p=EAIM&sw=w&asid=bf87307e7c83956ec850a92f99a8b9e5

Test! Copy and paste the new link into your browser address bar to make sure it works (remove any spaces in the URL).

Linking to articles in Expanded Academic ASAP database
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Follow the same instructions when creating persistent links in these databases: Business Collection, Computer Database, Educator's Reference Complete, Gale Virtual Reference Library, General OneFile, General Reference Center Gold, General Science Collection, Health Reference Center Academic, Informe Academico, InfoTrac Newsstand, LegalTrac, Literature Resource Center, Nursing and Allied Health Collection, Professional Collection, Research in Context, Student Edition.

Need assistance? Ask a Librarian or call the Library at (952) 358-8290.