Q. I clicked Article Linker and a message appeared in the ScienceDirect database saying there was an error. What does this mean?


Answer

Article Linker from Roadrunner Search does not always link correctly. We apologize for the inconvenience. If you receive an error message from ScienceDirect that looks like this:




Follow the instructions below:

1. Return to the Roadrunner Search tab and copy the title of your article: 

[add name]



2. Return to the ScienceDirect tab and past the title of the article within quotation marks into the search box at the top of the page and click the green search button to locate the article: 

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3. Your article should appear at the top of the results page: 

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We also recommend reviewing our Locating Publications FAQ for an alternative method to locating your citation by the journal.

  • Last Updated Mar 06, 2017
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