Online Article request form

Lookup article by DOI / PubMed ID

Please input the article DOI or PMID/PubMed ID into the box below to check if the article you require is available for immediate download via OpenAthens.

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Lookup a journal article by DOI or PMID

Place an article request

For articles not available via OpenAthens, please complete the form below to request a journal article from UHB Library and Knowledge Services. Please supply as much information as possible. 

Copyright law states that your request data is kept for 7 years and a day as stated in UK legislation. This data will be kept to maintain and manage Library services and such data will be used to improve Library services for the future.

By pressing the 'Submit' button , you are also agreeing to the NHS Copyright and Licensing agreement as agreed with the Copyright Licencing Agency (CLA). 

For QE staff, please use BaseDoc to submit article requests (library card required) 

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Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: doc docx xls xlsx.
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Article details
If you are requesting a number of articles you can upload your list rather than complete the fields below:
Collection and Payment
Articles sourced from regional NHS libraries will be free however UHB Libraries will charge £8 if the request can only be satisfied by the British Library. All British Library requests will be supplied as print copies and prior approval from the user will be required before the request can be processed.