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ICON links to library resources: Home

Page to describe how to link to electronic library materials, including the off-campus access

ICON Instructions

Follow these instructions to place an URL to electronic library resources in ICON.
1. Select the course you are adding content to.
2. Click on “Content”
3. Click “New Topic”
4. Click “QuickLink”
5. Choose the module, add a title, and insert the URL.
6. Choose the option to have the URL open in a new window
7. Click “Save”

ICON screenshot


For help determining the stable URL, DOI, or other link to an article, please contact Reserve staff at the Main Library, Hardin Library for the Health Sciences, or any branch library.

Main Library Reserve Services: Phone: (319) 335‐5944 or E‐Mail: lib‐
Hardin Library Reserve Services: Phone: (319) 335‐6686 or E‐Mail: lib‐hardin‐
Branch Libraries ‐
Distance Education Coordinator, Dan Gall: Phone (877) 807‐9587 or E‐mail: lib‐

Amy Paulus

Amy Paulus
Head, Access Services

University of Iowa Main Library

319-335-5916 (phone)