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Whenever possible, the user may access the documentation in full-text format. This access may be gained through the database itself, or via hyperlink to the resource.
Among other features, the user may define alerts and preferences, save searches, and see her/his search history. The PNEDC members may also use their own SDI tools within their user community.
The European Database locates documents in paper format at the participating EDC installations. In the event that these materials are available, the user may borrow them for home use.
Whenever a document is not located at a user’s EDC institution, it may be requisitioned through interlibrary loan from another EDC.
Some types of documents, such as periodicals in paper format, may be lent to a local user for consultation on the EDC premises.
The European Database permits export of bibliographic references and documents via EndNote bibliography management software.
When a user cannot find a desired document in The European Database, (s)he may ask for it at another institution where it has been located.
Photocopies may be requested via The European Database.
A vast number of online periodicals may be accessed through The European Database.
Whenever a user wishes to consult a document that is not available at the moment, (s)he may place the document on reserve through The European Database.
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