Linking to material in Utrecht University Library

Linking to articles with Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

On the web page with the journal article and the abstract you also find the DOI. This is a kind of ISBN for journal articles. For example:
Systematic review of dressings and topical agents for surgical wounds healing by secondary intention / H. Vermeulen et al. British Journal of Surgery, Volume 92, Issue 6, pages 665–672, June 2005 DOI: 10.1002/bjs.5055

To create a working link to this article you need the Proxy to Get access from home and the link resolver for the DOI.

EZproxy prefix

(to Get access from home):

Link resolver

(to unpack the DOI):



Everything put together (Proxy followed by link resolver and DOI) becomes:
This creates a permanent URL that works everywhere and at all times. When you click on it from inside the campus you will get the article straight away, from outside the campus you need to login with your SolisID first.