Widget/search box – Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale/Cengage has provided html/code for creating a Virtual Reference Library search box that can be embedded in web pages, etc.

http://access.gale.com/widgets/ for more information

http://galesupport.com/ew/ to build the widget

Q: HOW DO I LOCATE MY LOCATION ID?

When you create a widget using the link we’ve provided, you’ll be asked for your username/location ID. Mary Panek of Jamesville-DeWitt High School in DeWitt, New York was one of several readers who weren’t sure where to locate that information.

A: Your username/location ID can be found in the URL you use to access Gale databases.

Here are examples of URLs which contain username/location ID.

This is how the link to all your Gale InfoTrac databases will look, with your Location ID at the very end:
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/(LocationID)

Here’s how the link appears if you link directly to your Gale Virtual Reference Library menu – in this example the Location ID is followed by a few more characters:

http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/(LocationID)? db=GVRL

The full article can be found at: http://support.gale.com/gale/article.html?article=1163

Q: HOW DO I LOCATE MY LOCATION ID?

When you create a widget using the link we’ve provided, you’ll be asked for your username/location ID. Mary Panek of Jamesville-DeWitt High School in DeWitt, New York was one of several readers who weren’t sure where to locate that information.

A: Your username/location ID can be found in the URL you use to access Gale databases.

Here are examples of URLs which contain username/location ID.

This is how the link to all your Gale InfoTrac databases will look, with your Location ID at the very end:
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/(LocationID)

Here’s how the link appears if you link directly to your Gale Virtual Reference Library menu – in this example the Location ID is followed by a few more characters:

http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/(LocationID)? db=GVRL

The full article can be found at: http://support.gale.com/gale/article.html?article=1163

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