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Psychology - Finding full text articles

A guide to finding full text articles for psychological research.
Sometimes you may know the article you are looking for but can't find / access the full text. Searching for the journal title on Library Search allows you to quickly check if we have access to the full text. The examples below shows you how to do this.

Finding full text for an article reference example

Imagine you are looking for this article:

Horenstein, A., et al. (2019) Sleep quality and treatment of social anxiety disorder, Anxiety, Stress & Coping, 32:4, 387-398.

1. Use Library Search to search for the journal's title: Anxiety, stress and coping. This will show you if we have subscribed to online access.

2. Click on the "available online" link to show you the access options, then click on the date link below. This will open the publisher / providers site and allow you to browse to the article required.

3. You can find the article using the date, volume, and issue number of the article's reference e.g. 2019, vol. 32 Iss. 4. Open the relevant issue and scroll down the list of article to find the one you need. Then click on the PDF to access the full text.

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