We'll endeavor to answer emailed questions within 1 business day.
Text questions from your phone, and we'll text you back. This service is free, but text message rates from your cell phone provider may apply.
Concordia librarians are available to assist you from 10am-6pm (Pacific time) Monday-Thursday, and noon-4pm Fridays.
Concordia librarians are available at the Reference Desk to assist you from 10am-6pm (Pacific time) Monday-Thursday, and noon-4pm Fridays.
2811 NE Holman Street
Portland, OR 97211
2800 NE Liberty Street
Portland, OR 97211
Explore the libraries' collections of print and electronic books, journals and peer-reviewed articles, theses, media resources, and course reserve materials, all in a single search.
Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly librarians. Know what we know - find it in Research Guides!
Find the best library databases for your research.
Answered By: Krista Reynolds Last Updated: Jan 05, 2017 Views: 44
If you are searching the PubMed database using this link, which includes a code specific to the CU Libraries, you will see a blue "Get Article" button in every article record you locate in PubMed. Clicking the "Get Article" button will check the library catalog to see if the full text of the article is available through one of the library's databases.
If the full article is not available through a database, a link to Request from Interlibrary Loan will display (see example below).
Clicking this link will prompt you to log in to your ILLiad account (our interlibrary loan management system). If it's your first time using ILLiad, you'll be prompted to create an account. Otherwise, a form will appear with the article information automatically filled in. Simply click the "Submit Request" button and library staff will request the article for you from a different library. You will receive an email once the article arrives (typically a few days to a week after requested), and it will be available for you to view and download from your ILLiad account.
Learn more about our interlibrary loan services here.
If you encounter problems, please contact a librarian using one of the modes listed here.
Email your Question
If your question isn't in the knowledge base already, submit it and we'll answer as quickly as possible.