Use the Athenizer to create links to library content.
Have an old, proxied link? The Athenizer will strip out the proxy string as well as adding OpenAthens information.
Have a brand new, shiny link? The Athenizer will work for that. too!
Be sure to TEST your links before sharing them.
Ebsco, ProQuest, Gale, and Kanopy URLs do not need to be Athenized. See special tips on constructing those links.
Note that the following providers are not Athenized.
Instead, these providers use a customer id in the links to direct you to our account; just be sure these strings are in your links.
Have an old proxied link? Used the deproxifer to remove that string.
Have an old proxied link? Use the Deproxifier to remove the leading 0- and .library.uark.edu from the URL.
Have a long list of links to Athenize? You can use this command in a spreadsheet:
If your URL is in A1, pop the following formula in B1:
(Unfortunately the ENCODEURL function is not available in the online or Mac versions of MS Excel; but it does work in LibreOffice)