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Perma and Other Permanent URLs for Law Review Citations   Tags: citation, law reviews, perma  

How to create and/or cite by Perma, DOI and Handle URLs, for law review staff at Boston College
Last Updated: Jul 24, 2015 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

Using Perma Print Page


What does Perma do?

  •  Perma creates a permanent, archived version of a website and assigns a permanent URL to that archived version.

When should I use Perma?

  • Use Perma when citing to ephemeral material on the Internet, such as blogs or working papers – any website that does not already use another form of permanent URL.

How do I access Perma?

  • Go to
  • If you do not have a Perma account yet, contact the Perma vesting manager for your journal.  For BCLR, the vesting managers are the managing editors.  For the subject journals the vesting manager is the Editor in Chief.

How do I use Perma?

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