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Commercial Document Delivery Services

If an article is not available through the library, and you can't get it by other means such as:

  • borrowing from another SUNY or NY state community college library
  • using interlibrary loan
  • going to your local public library for interlibrary loan, etc.)

then you may want to try a commercial document delivery service. 

This is a good option only if you're sure that you really need this article in particular, because it costs money. The price includes the royalties that go to the copyright owner plus a service charge.

Different services have different articles available as well as different charges and delivery times. Most services deliver your article electronically, by emailing you a link to the PDF file, or emailing you the document as an attachment.

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Please note: If you need to request accommodations with content linked to on this guide, on the basis of a disability, please contact Accessibility Resources and Services by emailing them at Disability.Services@esc.edu.  Requests for accommodations should be submitted as early as possible to allow for sufficient planning. If you have questions, please visit the Accessibility Resources and Services website https://www.esc.edu/accessibility.

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