Q. What is a permalink?


A permalink or persistent URL (PURL) is a link to a specific eBook or article within a Library database. This link remains consistent and is used to directly return to the resource and/or to share with other Strayer University students, faculty or staff.

View this video below for guidance on locating permalinks in the Strayer University Library Online Search.


  • Last Updated Sep 30, 2020
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