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Finding the Full text of Articles

What are the steps to finding the full text of an article at SFU?

If you are searching in one of our databases or catalog ....

1. Follow all possible links that may lead you to the full text. Examples may appear as :

  • Find full text.

  • Full Text PDF

  • Find a copy in another resource that your library has access to.

  • Search for Full Text by following links like these:

         Full Text              


If you just have a citation for an article, it is best to start by...

2. Searching Journal Finder...

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3. Request it through ...

Identify Medical Search Terms: MeSH Subjects

Harrell Health Sciences Library. Penn State Hershey. (2014, Aug. 1). Searching PubMed like an expert: Using MeSH terms. Retrieved from https://youtu.be/z7nb6Rzb9GU

Identify Peer-Reviewed Journals

look for the   referee shirt.