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Information & Telecommunication Systems

Journal Articles

Need an article or two?

Journal Title Abbreviations

Document Express - Within one business day we will scan and send you a PDF copy of a journal article or portion of a book (within copyright guidelines) of most items within the OU Libraries' collection. Must be a current faculty, staff, or student. Make your request using interlibrary loan - ILLiad.

 

Interlibrary loan

When we do not have access to a journal article or book, we will try to obtain the item from another library. Typically journal articles are received within 2 business days and other items can take longer. Make your request using interlibrary loan - ILLiad.

 

Text Directions

You have citation information from searching a database for your topic.

  1. Look first for full text (or something similar) or PDF (or something similar).
  2. If you cannot find a full text option, use the Find It! link to determine if there is electronic copy from another provider.
  3. If you cannot find online access via another provider, use the Search ALICE Catalog for this title, go to #2 below.

OR if you already have the citation information from a bibliography or reference list.

  1. Do a Periodical Title search in ALICE Catalog to see if we own the journal.
  2. First, look for electronic resources. Remember to check the dates.
  3. If we do not have online access check for print or microform and again check the dates. If you would like a PDF copy sent to you within 1 business day, make a document express request via interlibrary loan - ILLiad.
  4. If we do not own the journal or have the volume/year you need, request the article through interlibrary loan - ILLiad.

 

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