Linking to articles

Using a DOI to link to articles

Many databases use a Digital Object Identifier (DOI) to create stable links to articles. Databases using DOIs include:

  • ScienceDirect
  • SpringerLink
  • Wiley Online

To create a stable link

  1. Locate the DOI for the article.

    In this screenshot, the DOI follows
  2. Copy the DOI or full URL and paste into our direct linking form to create a stable link.

Linking to articles without a DOI

Look for terms like 'Permalink', 'Document URL', or 'Bookmark'.

  1. Locate the link and copy.
  2. Paste this into our direct linking form to build a stable link.

For further information and advice contact your Liaison Librarian.