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Integrating Library Resources into Teaching and Learning: Linking to the MCC Library Catalog

Tips and tricks for using library resources in your courses, including reserves, persistent links, video, images, and more.

How to Link to Items and Search Results in the MCC Library Catalog

How to Create Persistent URLs in the Library Catalog

As you search the MCC Library Catalog, be aware that the URLs displaying in the address bar are stable. All you need to do to create a link is copy the URL from the address bar. 

Note: Due to the fact access to the catalog is not restricted, the proxy URL is not needed for these links.. 

Link to Book:

Example: https://i-share.carli.illinois.edu/vf-mhc/Record/MHCdb.14186 

Link to a Search:

Example: https://i-share.carli.illinois.edu/vf-mhc/Search/Results?lookfor=environmental+AND+science&type=AllFields&limit=20&sort=relevance‚Äč

Creating a List of Titles: 
  1. Login into your library account (Library Card Number and Last Name). 

  2. Select create list and set it to public

  3. Add desired titles to list.

  4. Copy URL to share list

Example: https://i-share.carli.illinois.edu/vf-mhc/MyResearch/MyList/246‚Äč

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