The elements on this page will provide help and assistance to students working online in light of the cancelation of in-person classes. The videos linked below will walk you through the process for beginning to search for sources in databases provided by the University of Illinois Library. The following video elements are included:
When you are off-campus you will be prompted to log-in with your Net ID and password before you can begin searching.
You may save and send permanent links to specific articles you locate in your database searches. They are often called Permalinks or Persistent Links. If you do e-mail these to yourself you will need to add a Proxy Prefix to the permanent link provided by the database.
Add the following to the beginning of the permanent link URL:
For additional information, see the Database Linking page.