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How can I find this article?

What options does the library have to get an article to me?
Last Updated: Jan 21, 2014  |  163 Views

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Not every article is available online, but you can still have convenient access to articles whether they are online or not. Here are some options for you.

1. Try the Article Locator in the e-journals part of our webpage.

The Article Locator will only look for articles in online journals, so it won’t tell you if we have your article in print.

2. Request the article using Article Delivery

If we have the article you want in our print collection, we’ll scan it for you and deliver it electronically through the Article Delivery/InterLibrary Loan system. If the article you want is not in our collection, we will automatically try to get it for you from another library and deliver it through the system. Register with article delivery now to save time later.

Registering for Article Delivery (video)

Requesting Article Delivery (video)

3. You can always Ask a Librarian!

Distance Education students can contact Dan the Librarian through the Get Help page and any University of Iowa student can use our Ask a Librarian pages.

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