Borrowing information

What is ArticleReach at UOW?

If the journal article you need is not available at University of Wollongong Library, request it using ArticleReach and it will be delivered direct to your desktop.

University libraries participating in ArticleReach:

  • Alliant International University
  • Australian National University
  • Azusa Pacific University
  • California State University, Long Beach
  • Center for Research Libraries
  • Georgetown University
  • Michigan State University Libraries
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • University of Glasgow
  • University of Liverpool
  • University of Sydney
  • University of Technology, Sydney
  • Victoria University
  • Washington University in St. Louis

How does ArticleReach work?

ArticleReach can be used when searching Summon or the Library databases.

  1. If you locate an article you want, but the full text is not available, click on the Find at UOW button.
  2. If no holdings are found for this journal article, click on request article button with ArticleReach.
  3. Select University of Wollongong as your institution from the drop-down menu.
  4. Enter your details and submit.
  5. You will receive an email notifying you that your article is available. Click on the link in the email to access the article which will be available to view for 30 days.

If what you need is not available through Summon or our databases ...

  1. Search for your journal and submit requests directly from the ArticleReach catalogue.
  2. Once found, click on the Request Article link at the bottom of the record and include as much information in the form.
  3. Please include the journal ISSN - failure to do so will delay your request. (Find an ISSN)

What if my article is not available via ArticleReach?

Staff / postgraduates Your request will automatically be forwarded to our standard document delivery service.
Undergraduates Your ArticleReach request will be cancelled. Access the Library Guides, or use the Ask a Librarian service to find more information on recommended resources for your subject area.


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Last reviewed: 29 February, 2012

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