Shortcut URLs

What are Shortcut URLs?

Many database URLs are long, complex and unstable. To avoid the problems associated with this, such as having to remember long and complicated URLs and creating bookmarks which don't work when the resource URL changes, we have created a series of "shortcut" URLs.

The shortcut URLs listed here take you directly to the required database while having the following advantages:

  • easy to remember
  • up to date
  • shorter than the actual URLs
  • stable

When should I use a shortcut URL?

Shortcut URLs should be used for,
  • Bookmarking
    To bookmark a link -
    PC users: right-click on the link and then select "Add Bookmark"
  • Creating links to databases

The Shortcuts

Citation Linker
ACM Digital Library
AEI: Australian Education Index
AGIS Plus Text (Attorney General's Information Service)
American Chemical Society Journals
Annals of emergency medicine
Annual Reviews Online
APAIS Full-Text
Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
Biological Abstracts
Cambridge University Press online journal collection
CCH Online
CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
CINCH: Australian Criminology Database
ERIC (via CSA)
Expanded Academic ASAP
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Google Scholar
Hein online
Informit search
Institute of Physics online journal collection
LISA (Library and Information Science Abstracts)
Literature Resource Center - LRC
Macquarie dictionary online
Oceanic Abstracts
Ovid Gateway
Oxford English Dictionary
Oxford University Press Journals
PAIS International
Proquest ANZ Newsstand
Proquest (All Databases)
Proquest Central
SAGE eReference Encyclopedias
Sage journals online
Sociological Abstracts
SpringerLink online journals
Standards Australia online
Tax and accounting online
Times digital archive, 1785-1985
Theraputic Gudelines
Web of Knowledge
Wiley Interscience