Durable Links: OVID Databases

Article Links That Last for D2L, Wikis, etc.

"Guide on the Side" Tutorial to find link and insert link in D2L - OVID

Below is a link to "guide on the side," tutorial for OVID.

Guide on the side tutorials will open a webpage with directions on the left side of your screen and provide step by step directions to find a permalink and how to insert it into your D2L class. 

Please note that the OVID tutorial only works when using the VPN. Please use Chrome, Safari, Internet Explorer, or Firefox. Microsoft Edge will not work. 

Creating Jumpstarts - Step-by-Step


Click on the OVID Full Text link for the article.

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Click Email Jumpstart.

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Enter your email address and click send.

Enter your e-mail address


Open the email message, then Copy and paste the link into the desired resource.