PubMed Integration: What does it do?

This article describes what the PubMed Integration does for your users

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Written by Daniel Horvath
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With PubMed Integration set up on Lean Library, PubMed will be able to identify which institute a patron is from, when the extension is activated.

This integration can enhance the search results for the user by providing FullText links next to licensed articles. 

When a user with the extension surfs to PubMed and opens an article that is licensed by their institution, they will automatically see a direct link to the articles next to their search result, even when they are off-campus. These links to articles go through the link resolver of their institute.

An example of how this looks for the patrons:

This is an example to show the Full Text Link button that will appear for the end user. The end user can then simply click on this to gain article access via their Library link resolver.

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