Create resource links

This page describes how to create links to texts and articles in Primo, electronic journals and databases which can be embedded into resources such as Blackboard or online reading lists.

Important: Access to AU-subscribed electronic resources away from campus requires authentication; always include a link to this FAQ in your documentation.

Create a link to a record in Primo

Use this method to create links to records in the University library catalogue e.g. books, journals, dvds, and e-books and e-journals that we subscribe to.

Follow the instructions in this FAQ.

Where you use these links you may wish to provide some additional advice e.g 

Create direct links to journal articles and other online content

Important: Please note that not all publishers allow direct linking to full-text content. Check the terms and conditions on the publisher's website. Please contact your subject librarian if you are unsure.

  • How do I create links to articles and other online content?