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Linking Directly to Database Content: LexisNexis Academic

Find out how to create a direct link to full-text articles, video, and other media in the databases.

LexisNexis Academic


Find the Persistent Link!

Once you have selected an article, click the Copy Document Link icon in the upper right corner of the screen.


In the "Copy the URL of this link" pop-up window, right click the link title. Your selection will differ depending on your Internet browser:

  • Mozilla Firefox: Click Copy Link Location (picture below)
  • Internet Explorer (v. 9): Click Copy Shortcut
  • Google Chrome: Click Copy Link Address
The URL is now copied to your clipboard and can be pasted into D2L, etc. Don't forget to add the EZ Proxy prefix to the URL!