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Sharing Database Links

Where to find links and when to use a proxy prefix.

GALE Links

GALE calls their links bookmarks. GALE bookmarks are optimized to work off campus. Click the bookmark symbol on the top of the page to generate a persistent link that will take you to the City College Library's proxy server login page.

 

SCREENSHOT GUIDE

Click the bookmark symbol on the top of the page to generate a persistent link.

Screenshot of a GALE database with closeup of the bookmark button.

 

The Bookmark URL in GALE databases appears in a layer above the content being viewed. 

The link is already optimized to send off-campus users to the CCNY Library's  proxy authentication page. 

 

Screenshot of the persistent link generated from the GALE bookmark.

 

 

Click here for more information about GALE bookmarks.