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Digital Resources Management Centre (DRMC): Adding Readings to MyUni

The Digital Resources Management Centre (DRMC) provides a centralised service for the processing and management of copyright materials that are required for teaching purposes by staff members of the University of Adelaide.

How To Add Readings to MyUni

The instructions below assume a basic level of understanding about how to add content to MyUni courses. If you need help with the basics of using MyUni then please refer to MyUni Support.

Download the instructions for adding readings to Canvas courses below.

Library Licensed electronic resources - create links to add to your MyUni course page

You can add links to Library licensed resources directly onto your MyUni course page. Instructions on how to obtain/create these links from various databases can be found via the tabs.

These proxy links ensure registered users can access licensed material even when offsite.

Instructions for adding links to MyUni are found in this Canvas help guide    N.B. ensure that you click the check box  “Load in a new tab” (3).

How to obtain a 'proxy' url for adding directly into MyUni

EBSCOhost links

Search via Library search using article title

 

Get full text

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Click on Permalink

 

Copy and paste the Permalink directly into your MyUni course page - Instructions available at this Canvas help guide    N.B. Ensure that you click on “Load in a new tab” (3).

 

 

How to obtain a 'proxy' url for adding directly into MyUni

OVID jumpstart inks

Search via Library search using article title

 

Get Full text

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Copy and paste the Email Jumpstart link into your MyUni page-Instructions available at this Canvas help guide    N.B. Ensure that you click on “Load in a new tab” (3).

 

How to obtain 'proxy' DOI's to add directly into your MyUni course

Search for article via Library Search

 

 

Get full text

 

Copy and paste DOI (or right click and Copy Link Location) *directly into your MyUni page.

* Instructions available at this Canvas help guide    N.B. Ensure that you click on “Load in a new tab” (3).

 

Examples of DOI's

https://doi-org.proxy.library.adelaide.edu.au/10.1016/j.aaen.2006.12.004

 

http://dx.doi.org.proxy.library.adelaide.edu.au/10.1136/medethics-2013-101813

 

How to obtain a persistent link in Factiva

The link can be added directly to your MyUni course

 

Go to Library Search

 

Locate the article, go through full text availability

 

In Factiva

  • Locate the Document number at the end of the article.

In this case: SHD0000020130113e91d0001l

Insert the following text immediately before the document number:
http://proxy.library.adelaide.edu.au/login?url=http://global.factiva.com/en/du/article.asp?_NAPC=S&AccessionNo=

Now add the following text to the end of your URL:
&xsid=S00YWRb1DAn5DEu5DEmN9MvMp2pMT3yMHn0YqYvMq382rbURUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQQAA

Now the link should look like

http://proxy.library.adelaide.edu.au/login?url=http://global.factiva.com/en/du/article.asp?_NAPC=S&AccessionNo=SHD0000020130113e91d0001l&xsid=S00YWRb1DAn5DEu5DEmN9MvMp2pMT3yMHn0YqYvMq382rbURUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQUFBQQAA

 

Copy and paste DOI (or right click and Copy Link Location) *directly into your MyUni page.

* Instructions available at this Canvas help guide    N.B. Ensure that you click on “Load in a new tab” (3).

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Contact Details

Telephone: (08) 8313 5774

Email: drmc@adelaide.edu.au

Location: Barr Smith Library,
Level 2 South