Request Articles

Request Articles That Are Not Full Text:

Periodicals and more can be requested

Students taking classes through the University of Maine System may obtain photocopies of journal, magazine, and newspaper articles through the campus library with which they are affiliated. 

Obtain An Article That Is Not Full Text:

ArticleLinker provides access to the full-text of articles available in any of the library’s databases.  If the complete article is not available in the database you are searching in, ArticleLinker will tell you if full-text might be available in any of the other online resources.  No more searching different databases to see if an article is available full-text somewhere else!

When do you use it?  Whenever you are searching in a database and the full-text is not available in that database.  Look for the following:

Article Linker icon Click on the Article Linker icon, then the link for your campus.  If the full-text is available, click on the link to get the full-text. If there is no full-text available, you can request the article through your home campus library.

Full-text Articles:

Some articles may be available full-text through the online databases in Mariner. You can print these from your workstation or computer.  Look for the words “HTML Full Text” or “PDF Full Text” to see the text of the article.  You will need Adobe Acrobat (a free download found at loaded on your computer to view the PDF full text.

Need Help? Ask a Librarian via chat or email or call OCLS toll-free instate Maine 1.800.339.7323  National 1.888.479.4452