Articles for the NHS

Finding Full-Text Articles

Use NHS-subscribed resources to find full-text articles : Use your NHS OpenAthens username / password to log on to get the full-text.

Search UHNM-based resources below.

Users working for North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare or GP surgeries or Clinical Commissioning Groups in Staffordshire should use the options via the buttons below.

Do you know the DOI (digital object identifier) or Pubmed ID?

Go to the LibKey IO platform or enter the DOI or PMID for your article below [note only enter the DOI not the whole URL. Example URL, use DOI 10.12968/bjha.2023.17.9.338]:

Lookup a journal article by DOI or PMID

Search the Knowledge and Library Hub for the article title or journal

Enter your article title within double quotes to search the databases on the Hub or enter the journal title to check journal holdings:

Searching: Health and Care Evidence

Check if the journal for the article is within our collections

Go to the Journals A-Z list or enter the journal title below and search our collections:

Search e-journals

One-Click Access to Full-Text Anywhere

You can check for full-text access to journal articles by installing the LibKey Nomad browser extension. This will place a LibKey button on publisher or academic websites, allowing you to check for full-text articles in one click.

  • Go to the LibKey Nomad website and follow the instructions to download the extension for the browser you use
  • Select your organisation to link to your subscribed content
  • Start searching!

Watch this video for more information.

Follow our step-by-step instructions to install LibKey Nomad.

Get Full-Text Links on Google Scholar

You can check the full-text options when searching for articles on Google Scholar.

Follow our instructions to link your journal collection to Google Scholar.

Can't find it?

You can request an inter-library loan (ILL) and we will try to get you a copy from another library: