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Students in Transition Seminar Introduction to the Rutgers University Libraries: Finding Articles

Library guide for students enrolled in the Students in Transition Seminars.

Searching for articles

How to Find Articles at the Rutgers Libraries:

Use the videos on the right to see how to search and find and obtain full text of an article or follow the links below.

How do I find an article on my topic?

Step-by-step instructions on how to find a journal article on a particular topic.

How do I get my article?

Locate an article you have identified.

How do I know if RU has a particular journal?

Getting Full Text

  • If the index does not have the full article, click on Get it @ R  to find if Rutgers has alternate online access to the journal.  If you do not see a link to full text, you may click on Search the library’s catalog by title or by ISSN to see if we have the journal in paper or other formats OR you may simply click on Request the item via interlibrary loan to obtain an electronic copy whether we own the journal or not.                          

Searching for articles

searching for articles

Getting full-text

whereisfulltext

Requesting an article not owned by Rutgers