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Find Fulltext Help

This feature is available to Botsford Health Care physicians and employees who have a valid Botsford Library barcode. You will see a link in one of our databases that says "Find Fulltext."

What does Find Fulltext do?

Find Fulltext can lead you to:

Why is the fulltext article not always available online?

If the Find Fulltext page does not provide you with a link to the content of the fulltext article online, it is likely because the item is not published in an online format or because the Botsford Library does not have a print or electronic subscription to the item requested.

I clicked on the link for fulltext, but it only took me to the journal's homepage. Why?

While most publishers enable linking directly to fulltext articles, other publishers restrict access to the journal or publisher's homepage. This doesn't mean you can't get to the fulltext article online, but it will take you a little more work to find it.

My item is not available online or in print in the library, what do I do now?

If you are a Botsford Health Care physician or employee, you can request the item via Interlibrary Loan. Average time to receive notice that your article is available for pickup in the Botsford Library is 2-14 days.