If a faculty member includes a URL with their publication, a “Read More” link will appear at the end of the publication information and will link to the URL that is entered.
Faculty member can link a specific portion of their publication citation to the URL that they specify (avoiding the generic “Read More”). This is done by wrapping the text that they want to link with a “%%”. For instance: Blah blah publication %%linked text is here%% rest of my publication.
You can see both of these options in action on the Biological Sciences website. Open up the slider for Rupali Datta and Charles Kerfoot on this page: