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    Ovid links resolve to a login page, how to enable journal and article linking?

    Question

    After activating Ovid, how to enable linking to journal or article level? Currently all links lead to the login page.

    Answer

    It is needed to consult the Online Help, but for must customers, this will help:

     

    Add the word yes (meaning: "yes", all lower case, no quotation marks) in the IPAUTH field of the full-text service Linking parameters menu.

    The steps are:

    1. Search under "Electronic Collection" for the Ovid collection (e.g.: Ovid Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Total Access Collection 2015)
    2. Click: Edit Service
    3. Go to Linking Information (tab)
    4. In the "Linking Parameters" at the bottom, type yes next to IPAUTH.

    Additional Information

    More in the Online Help, under: "Library-Specific Parameters"

     


    • Article last edited: 01-MAR-2017
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