When you use a library search tool to find sources, there are a few different scenarios you might encounter when trying to get full text.
PDF Full Text or other full text link: Download the full text directly
Get It button: Click to try to connect to electronic full text. If we do not have full text, you'll be taken to a page where you can make an Interlibrary Loan request. Watch this video to learn more about Get It.
Interlibrary Loan (ILL): If the library doesn't have a source you need, you can make an Interlibrary Loan request and we'll get it for you from another library. Watch this video to learn more about ILL.
SciFinder, produced by Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), is the most comprehensive database for the chemical literature, indexing journal articles and patent records (and other document types), as well as chemical substances and reactions.