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Statistics: Journal Articles

Electronic Article Lookup and Journal Search

Electronic Article Lookup

Citation Linker quick search
When you already have an article’s citation details

Journal Search




Search across a range of Library resources, including



If you cannot find it at UC Library or online, request an Interloan and we will get it for you from another library. There is no charge for this service

Comparing Journals

Comparing Journals

To compare journal bibliometrics consider using:


See also Measuring Impact  for more information.

Finding Articles

Finding Articles

To find specific articles within journals, try one of the following indexing services

Open-Access Databases (free)

Google Scholar—Tips and Tricks

Google Scholar – Tips and Tricks

Google Scholar Search

Provides a simple way to search broadly for scholarly literature

Use Scholar Preferences

  • to import references into EndNote, BibTeX, etc: amend Bibliography manager details in the Search results section
  • to show Full-Text @ UC Library, choose ”University of Canterbury“ in the Library Links section

Use Google Scholar Library to organise your references

Finding Journals

Finding Journals

The Library catalogue provides details of all UC holdings for journal titles (print and electronic), both journals with a current subscription and those without a current subscription but for which the Library has retained holdings.

few pointers

  • "journal title keywords" search works best when truncating with an asterisk
  • there are separate records for print and electronic journals
  • there are separate records for mergers and/or name changes of journals
  • which issues/volumes the library has is indicated in the Library holdings summary
  • once barcoded specific issues/volumes are displayed under "Show items" link


A separate listing of journals can also be browsed by subject category or by publisher.