Database Help

LANL researchers can access most subscription databases from offsite via Remote Access.


How do I get full text?

Some databases include full-text.  Other databases are indexes—i.e. they only contain records with citation data.  To retrieve these articles...

a) If available, click on LinkSeeker buttons—e.g. LinkSeeker button LinkSeeker button (more on LinkSeeker below)
b) Go directly to the journal (Find e-journals) and then navigate to the article
c) Email/submit document delivery request
d) If you have a DOI, use it here:

How do I set up Alerts?

Refer to the help sections in individual databases to set up alerts/feeds, or see our Alerts page.

LinkSeeker FAQs

LinkSeeker connects you to full-text and other services.

What databases does LinkSeeker appear in?
  • OPPIE, Web of Knowledge, ProQuest, PubMed, MathSciNet, and the Library Catalog
When I click the LinkSeeker button, nothing seems to happen?
  • Check that your browser allows pop-ups.  Look for a pop-up window below another window, or a new tab in that window.
The full-text link gives an error?
  • Clear the boxes for year/volume/issue/page to go to the journal home page, then navigate to specific article.
The journal asks for login/payment?
  • Check line below boxes for library subscription information.  Email eService.
How can I get full-text when away from LANL?

LinkSeeker page

Get it online:  Connect to full-text

Available in the library?:  Find print holdings

Web Search:  Google Scholar and more with one click

Journal Information:  from Ulrichsweb

bX recommendations:  articles other users expressed interest in, based on usage logs from millions of transactions at various research institutions

Note:  LinkSeeker uses SFX software developed by ExLibris and based on the research of Herbert Van de Sompel of the LANL Research Library

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