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Getting Full Text Articles
ACOM puts the ACOM Article Linker button in databases like PubMed to allow linking directly to the online full text if ACOM licenses the journal.
- Access PubMed through the library website: www.acom.edu/library
- Use the search box or the link in the "Search!" box (a link to PubMed is also in the Databases Quick Links menu):
- Once you get to the article citation/abstract, look for the blue ACOM Article Linker button:
- If ACOM licenses the journal, you will be asked if you would like to access Full Text.
- Login with your ACOM Credentials.
- You will be linked directly to the full text.
- If ACOM does not have the journal, you will have the option to search for the article on Google Scholar and to request a copy of the article through Interlibrary Loan.
- You will need to create an account the first time you use this service.
- Once you log in to your account, the request form will populate for you. All you need to do is click the submit button.
- Once the library processes the request, you will receive an email to log in to your account to retrieve the article.
Ask a Librarian
Phone: (334) 699-2266 ext. 4242
Inside ACOM, just dial 4242.
Text: (334) 384-0868
Use this PubMed search box to include ACOM's Article Linker.
Summon searches all of ACOM's holdings and beyond!
Use this A-Z search to see what books ACOM has.
Use this search to browse ACOM's journal holdings.
Search GoogleScholar for free full-text, but remember, don't pay for anything until you check with your librarians!