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A convenient place for staff to look for ways to solve a problem with an electronic resource.
Last Updated: Dec 18, 2012 URL: Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts
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Even if a user is off-campus, you can verify if we own the title and if we are supposed to have access to the journal by searching the A-Z list or using InfoLink via InfoHawk. 

  • If we do not have access but should, see trouble shooting paths about reporting to ERM.
  • If we do have access but user is off-campus, make sure they are accessing the journal/article through the Libraries website, which will allow them to authenticate with their HawkID and password.

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E-book Access

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Florence Macarthy: an Irish Tale - Jenny McAuley (Editor)
ISBN: 1848932553
Publication Date: 2012-05-01
Book is not purchased or being rented, but a record exists in InfoHawk/Smart Search. If used enough, it will automatically be purchased and permanently owned but until then, the content could go away. Look for the DDA in the record.

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Design for Thermal Stresses - Randall F. Barron; Brian R. Barron
ISBN: 9780470627693
Publication Date: 2011-10-11
Book is being rented and could disappear at any given moment. To ensure permanent access, the title should be purchased. Look for the Academic Complete in the record.

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All-American - Wajahat Ali (Editor); Zahra T. Suratwala (Editor); Keith Ellison (Foreword by)
ISBN: 1935952625
Publication Date: 2012-06-02
Book has been purchased and should be permanently owned. Nothing noted in the record.

Amy Paulus

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Amy Paulus
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Head, Access Services
University of Iowa Main Library
319-335-5916 (phone)
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