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Linking to Library Resources: Academic Video Online (AVON)

This guide covers how to link to search results, catalog records, e-books, and other electronic resources in the Library's collections.

Academic Video Online (AVON)

This guide shows you the steps for obtaining a permanent link (permalink) to individual films, as well as "channels," in AVON. 

To obtain a link to a full channel (which contains multiple videos):

  • Locate the channel. 
  • Click on the "Share" button. 

Share button for channel on AVON

  • A box will open, showing the ways in which to share the channel, including via permalink. Click "Copy Permalink." You can then add this link in Moodle. 

Permalink button for channel in AVON


To obtain a link for an individual video: 

  • Locate and click on the video. 
  • Click on the "Share" tab near the top of the screen. 

Share tab for video on AVON

  • Click the "Copy Permalink" button near the bottom on the screen. You can then add this link on Moodle. 

Copy Permalink button for film on AVON