A permalinkis a web address that will consistently point to a specific information source such as an ebook, an article, a record in the catalog, a video, or a database.
A permalink may also be referred to as a:
To ensure that the links will work off-campus, they need to include K-State Libraries' proxy address - er.lib.ksu.edu somewhere in the url.
Step 1. Look at the permalink. Does it contain K-State Libraries' proxy url: er.lib.ksu.edu (e.g., http://search.proquest.com.er.lib.k-state.edu/docview/302182943?accountid=11789 OR http://er.lib.ksu.edu/login?url=http://search.datapages.com)
Step 2. Test the permalink from an off-campus location. If it doesn't work, please notify us by contacting Ask A Librarian.