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How do I create direct links to my eBook or Audiobook collections?

You can use the following example URLs to link your users directly to the eBooks or Audiobooks databases on EBSCOhost.

Note: In the Library Bar Code (CPID) examples, replace XXXX with your institution's Customer ID.

EBSCO eBooks Links

The following URLs can be used to link directly to the EBSCO eBooks database.

  • eBooks database link using IP and User ID (UID) authentication
    http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlebk

  • eBooks database link using IP and Library Bar Code (CPID) authentication
    http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=XXXX&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlebk

EBSCO Audiobooks Links

The following URLs can be used to link directly to the EBSCO Audiobooks database.

  • Audiobooks database link using IP and User ID (UID) authentication
    http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ebook&defaultdb=nlabk

  • Audiobooks database link using IP and Library Bar Code (CPID) authentication
    http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=XXXX&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlabk

eBooks and Audiobooks Databases Links

The following URLs can be used to link directly to both the EBSCO eBooks and Audiobooks databases if they are both included in the same profile.

  • Link to both eBooks and Audiobooks databases using IP and User ID (UID) authentication
    http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ebook&defaultdb=nlebk,nlabk

  • Link to both eBooks and Audiobooks databases using IP and Library Bar Code (CPID) authentication
    http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,cpid&custid=XXXX&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlebk,nlabk