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Most interlibrary loan orders are filled in 2-3 days
Some orders are filled even faster
You will be notified when your article is ready by your Nova Email
Embargo = full text to journal articles are not available for the specified time period
An embargo on full text is set by the journal publisher and allows them to try to sell more print copies before making the full text available online.
Aquatic living resources
Full text is available for articles published from 1988 until 2 years before today's date
This journal has an agreement with the database vendor EBSCO to embargo full text for 2 years
The publisher can sell more print copies and make a higher profit for those years
You can always get the full text FREE
Want to know if the journal in which you published was peer-reviewed for promotion and tenure committee?
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