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Stable Links for Electronic Resources

How to create stable links for online journals, e-books, and streaming media

Create Stable Links for Kanopy Films

To comply with copyright and meet licensing agreements, you must use a stable link to share streaming media. Do not embed a video from a library resources into D2L or course-related website. 

  1. Click on the Share button (see image below).
  2. Copy the URL shown in the Share Link box (see image below).
  3. If this URL includes .proxy1.cl.msu.edu or .proxy2.cl.msu.edu, you will need to remove it.
  4. Change msu-kanopy-com to msu.kanopy.com.
  5. Add the EZProxy string, https://ezproxy.msu.edu/login?url= to the revised URL to create a stable link. 

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