A stable link is also know as a persistent or dedicated link. Within the RRU Library environment a stable link provides off-campus access to online resources located in licensed databases.
There are two parts to a stable link:
e.g. Ezproxy prefix - https://ezproxy.royalroads.ca/login?url=
e.g. Link to a resource - http://www.jstor.org/stable/25123859
Combined, you end up with a link that can be accessed both on and off-campus.
More information on creating stable links can be found here.
A DOI or Digital Object Identifier is a numeric identification code that is assigned to digital content so it can be easily located online.
For more information see: http://www.doi.org/.
To create a stable DOI to a resource in one of the RRU databases just follow these steps:
prefix before the DOI: