You can use this guide as a reference for your research. This guide has instructions, advice, and direct access to resources the library subscribes to, including databases with journal articles, newspapers, and magazines.
The VPN allows you to connect to the library's online articles and eBooks from off campus.
Visit library.ucmerced.edu/use/technology/vpn to download the VPN.
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When looking at articles in a database, full-text may be immediately available via a PDF or HTML page. If not, use the UCeLinks button.
If UC-eLinks doesn't give you any options to read the full-text online, you can Interlibrary Loan (ILL) the item using your UCMnetID. Here's an example of an article you would need to ILL:
Research Services Librarian
Liaison to Political Science, Public Health, & Sociology Departments
Kolligian Library 275
(209) 631-6954 (work cell)