Wednesday, 19 December 2007

Checking access to full text journal articles

It is possible to set up EndNote so that it can check if we have access to a journal article electronically. To turn this function on, follow the steps below.

  • Within EndNote go to Edit > Preferences…
  • From the menu on the left select URLs & Links
  • Tick the box next to Enable OpenURL
  • In the box OpenUrl Path replace the existing URL with
  • Click OK
  • Select one of the journal references in your library by clicking on it
  • Right click and from the menu select URL > OpenURL Link
  • An SFX window will open to tell you if we have access to the article electronically. If we do, simply follow the links in the usual way.

Note: This feature will only check electronic journals, it will not check whether books or printed journals are available.

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