Ordering materials with a Unique ID (UI)

Requesting copies of non-PubMed material

 

To request materials from LocatorPlus using a unique key value, do the following:

 

STEP

Action

1

Select Requests from the DOCLINE Main Menu.

2

Select Borrow.

3

Under Order LocatorPlus, choose from "Select key" drop-down box for  from LocatorPlus

 

NLM Unique ID (OPAC record number)

ISSN: International Standard Serial Number

ISBN: International Standard Book Number

OCLC: OCLC record number. Must be at least 8 digits; for example, "01641120".

Full Title/Title Abbrev: Complete monograph or serial title / Designated NLM journal title abbreviation

Truncated Journal Title / Title Abbrev: Journal Title / Title abbreviation search with wildcard automatically appended at end of search term. For example, " cell" will retrieve titles beginning with "cell", "cellular", "cellulose", etc.)

 

Note: NLM Unique ID includes the old TCN or Serial Holdings SEQ Number.

4

Enter one (1) LocatorPlus UI.

Click SEARCH.

5

Complete citation information as completely as possible in "Citation Input" form.

Click NEXT or FINISH NOW.

6

Review and modify the information on "Routing Instructions" screen as necessary.

Click NEXT or FINISH NOW.

7

Edit delivery address on "Delivery Address" screen as needed.

8

Click FINISH to complete your order request.

 

Note: Click PREVIOUS to return to the previous Borrow input screen.

9

Once the transaction is completed successfully, the Request Confirmation page will display with the citation(s), the DOCLINE request numbers and the library to which the request routed.

 

If the request cannot be routed to any library based on your routing instructions, you will be notified on a new page.  Click Return to make necessary changes in the "Routing and Delivery" section of the "Routing Instructions" screen.

10

Click the linked request number to view the request.

11

To print the request once you have displayed the item, use your browser's print feature.

 

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