Find the Full Text of an Article: A step-by-step guide
Find the Full Text
of an Article
A step-by-step guide
Step 1 Click on the WSU Find it! button.
Usually it’s below the article
information, but sometimes you’ll
have to click on the title to find it.
Step 1 In OneSearch, the Find it! button is
at the top right.
Step 2 Check the date of the article against
the dates of the databases. Find the
one(s) that match up.
Step 3 Click on the database options for
full text availability.
Step 4 From the Find it! screen, you will
be taken to the full text.*
* If not, you may have to try another database, search within the
journal or database, or “drill down” to the correct year and month.
Step 5 Sometimes we don’t have access to
the full text, even using Find it!.
Step 6 Not to worry! Click on More Options
and use Interlibrary Loan to retrieve it
from another library
Step 7 Click to request item from
WSU Interlibrary Loan
Step 8 Enter the 14-digit code from
the back of your WSU ID.
Your password is your last name.
Step 9 Ensure the form is filled out correctly,
then click the box for the copyright
agreement, and click GO.
Step 10 Your ILL request was registered.*
* You will receive an email from WSU Interlibrary Loan with your article
attached, or from Minitex with directions on how to download your article.