As a Rutgers student, you generally do not have to pay to get the full-text of an article. If Rutgers does not own or subscribe to it, request the article through interlibrary loan. Just be sure to try the following methods first...
With the many online and print journals that Rutgers University Libraries subscribes to, it is very likely we have the full-text of the article you need.
If you are searching for articles within our indexes/databases, here are the steps to take:
A. Within many of our library databases, you may find that the full-text of articles is available either in PDF format or HTML format. In that case, simply click on the Adobe Acrobat PDF icon or HTML link.
B. If the full-text of an article is not available through that particular database:
If you are trying to locate an article for which you already have a citation, here are the steps to take:
A. Search for the journal title under the "Journals" tab on the Libraries homepage: www.libraries.rutgers.edu
Scholarly articles may be freely available through non-traditional means:
Therefore, if the Rutgers University Libraries does not subscribe to a journal, before requesting it via interlibrary loan, consider Googling the article title on the off-chance that the article is immediately available through alternative means.
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