Make sure you copy the correct URL! Always look for a link labeled something along the lines of "permalink", "permanent link", "persistent link", "record URL", "bookmark", etc. Only copy the URL from the address bar if no other link is given. See screenshots below for instructions for each database.
For the "ILC SEARCH" box, use the PERMALINK URL.
For EBSCO databases, use the PERMALINK URL.
For all of the GALE databases, click on "GET LINK" to get the URL.
It will open up a new window with the URL that looks like this.
Use the URL titled "Document URL" found at the very bottom of the page.
Use the URL titled "Record URL" found at the very bottom of the page.
Use the link provided in the "CITE" tool for SIRS Issues Researcher.
Use the URL in the address bar for ProQuest.
Use the URL in the address bar for all ABC-Clio databases.
Use the URL in the address bar for Salem.