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How do I Conduct Research?: A Step by Step Guide: Step 5: Getting Full Text

General guide for conducting research at YSU

Full Text

The easiest way to find full text is to look for a link that says PDF Full Text when you conduct your search.  If there is none, you will use the button labeled Click Here to Find Full Text.  This link will direct you to an online full text resource, or a link to information about our print holdings.

Screenshot showing Full text options



Using Maag Journal Finder

Requesting an Article Not Available Full Text

Sometimes you will find an article that is not available full text. To get a copy of this article for free you can fill out the Journal Article Request Form. Note: This process can take 1-2 weeks to complete depending on responses from other libraries.

1) Go to the Journal Article Request Form.  You will be asked to log in if you have not already.

Screenshot of MaagNET Library Record Logon Page

2) Fill out the citation information for the article you want, then click "SUBMIT THIS REQUEST" when finished.

Screenshot of InterLibrary Loan Journal Request Form

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