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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 MSU Tugg

To comply with copyright and meet licensing agreements, you must use the Permanent Record Link provided by the online catalog for the film you wish to share from MSU Tugg.   

  1. Search for the title of the film in the online catalogType the film title into the catalog search box and select Electronic Resources from the drop down menu to filter your search to streaming media (see image below):
  2. Copy and paste the Permanent record link for the catalog record (located at the bottom of the screen). The URL will include http://catalog.lib.msu.edu/record= . Use this URL as your stable link to share the film in D2L or other course content. 
  3. Let students know that the film can be accessed by clicking on either of the two "Connect to Streaming Video..." links provided in the catalog record (see image below). 

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