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Elsevier/Science Direct Alternative Access: Get it from the Library

 Current Interlibrary Loan Access Options for Elsevier Research:

  • UHCL Electronic Holdings: available via OneSearch discovery

  • Transactional Deposit Account: -- able to retain hard copy for individual reuse if no longer subscribing to SD. The library will absorb the transactional fees. Not eligible for posting to sites.

  • Reprints Desk / Document Delivery Account: -- individual purchase per article dependent on Reprints negotiated cost per item (amount varies with each transaction) and added transaction fee per request/paid monthly. Fees paid by the library.

  • WorldShare/OCLC: -- scanned electronic copies for holding institutions of requested titles. Once 5 per year per journal title reached (or more than 1 from the same issue within volume)--each subsequent transaction requires copyright payment--unless purchased directly from publisher or vendor.

  • Author manuscripts: -- some from NIH/PubMed--Institutional Repositories

  • UHCL ILL Document Delivery: -- scanned digitized articles from UHCL's print/limited microfilm holdings









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