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Discovery Services: SpringerLink

Tips and FAQs about the best ways to find and use online library materials

Springer Permalinks

 

Screenshot of SpringerLink article record with a "Download PDF" button. An arrow points to the "Download PDF" button with directions on how to download the proxied link, as described in the directions below.

Figure 1. Screenshot of SpringerLink article record with a "Download PDF" button. An arrow points to the "Download PDF" button with directions on how to download the proxied link, as described in the directions below.

  1. From the article page, mouse over the Download PDF box and right click
  2. Copy Link Address
  3. Add the EZproxy prefix to the front of the URL. The link should look like this:

    http://unr.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007%2Fs11676-015-0187-9.pdf