Persistent Link Information for IngentaConnect Databases

Frequently Asked Questions

These instructions will create persistent links that work both on and off campus.


  1. Connect to IngentaConnect database from the Library’s database page
  2. Conduct a search
  3. From the search results list, click on the relevant title > scroll down and highlight the DOI (Digital Object Identifier)
  4. To convert a DOI to a URL, precede it with the following:

For example: 10.1080/09502380802016238


Now add the UofL Library's proxy to your permanent link.

For example:


Note:  Some databases may not offer persistent links.  For further information, contact your subject librarian or use our Ask Us service.

To ensure that you will always be able to find your online materials again, copy the complete citation below the URL. Make note of where the article was found. [Retrieved from database provider and database name].

IngentaConnect Databases


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 Content Revised: September 23, 2015
 Content Created: January 22, 2009

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