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How do I setup a CustomLink to Credo Reference?

Credo Reference is a leading provider of full text reference services for libraries and information centers. Using the EBSCOhost CustomLink technology, you can automatically launch a subject search from an EBSCOhost record and display the applicable Credo Reference results in a new browser window.

To link from EBSCOhost to Credo Reference:

  1. Log in to EBSCOadmin at

  2. Click the Site/Group Maintenance button, then click on Go below CustomLinks.

  3. Click on Add New CustomLink.

  4. Select Copy from existing CustomLink and click on Continue.

  5. Select Full Text from the Category drop down list.

  6. Click on ++show other available CustomLinks.

  7. Select Credo Reference.

  8. All necessary fields have already been filled in for you. Please fill in any of remaining fields that meet your library's needs and click Submit.

  9. Next, add the link to your profile. Click the Customize Services Tab, select your profile and then click the Linking Sub-Tab.

  10. Click the Modify link to the right of CustomLinks.

  11. Click Add New CustomLink and mark the Select box to the left of the “Credo Reference”.

  12. Click Submit. Your changes are saved. Repeat steps 9-12 for any other profiles to which you want to add your CustomLink.


Note: If you would prefer to have EBSCO Technical Support set up the link for you, you can submit your request, or call Tech Support at 800-758-5995.


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