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Access journal articles using a DOI or PubMed ID

LibKey.io provides access to the full-text of an article using either the digital object identifier (DOI) or PubMed Identifier (PMID). If the article is available through the Library’s subscriptions or it is Open Access you will be able to access the PDF or the article link.

If you do not know the DOI or PMID please search for the article using Library Search.

Lookup a journal article by DOI or PMID

How to use LibKey.io

1. Either use the search box above or go to the LibKey.io landing page.
2. After visiting the LibKey.io landing page, your affiliation with The University of Manchester will automatically be recognised:

Screen shot of LibKey.io interface

 

3. Enter the DOI or PMID for the article that you wish to view and click ‘FIND DOI’:

Screenshot from LibKey.io interface, which DOI number entered in search box

 

4. Select ‘DOWNLOAD PDF’ to access the PDF of the article or ‘ARTICLE LINK’ to view the article on the publisher’s website. You can tick the box below for LibKey.io to automatically remember your selection for the rest of your session.

Screenshot of LibKey.io interface showing what a successful search looks like

 

Further support

If you encounter a paywall after following these steps, please use our Order an Article service.

For support with LibKey.io, please email the Electronic Resources Helpdesk or call:

Tel: +44 (0)161 275 7388