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Static Linking: Making Links Available for Remote Users

This guide is designed to provide faculty with help linking content from EBSCOHost, ProQuest and JSTOR in Blackboard or online bibliographies.

Proxy Server Prefix-tag

The Bentley Library proxy server allows users to add a prefix tag to a static link in order to make the link available to those members of the Bentley community who are off-campus.  Remote users will need a current Bentley username and network password.  

The prefix tag is placed at the beginning on the static link.  Copy the tag below and add it to static links:

Please see examples below to see how links with the proxy attached should look:


JSTOR Stable URL with proxy server prefix tag:

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