by Jason Newborn, Nancy Ervin — August 31, 2017
by Jason Newborn, Nancy Ervin — August 31, 2017

DDS delivers journal article and book chapter scans from material owned by the UCD Libraries.

The National Library of Medicine’s Loansome Doc article ordering service expedites DDS request processing and extends access to libraries beyond the UCD Libraries.

In this Guide:

  • Individual users must register for DDS before submitting requests.
  • Registrants will be contacted with instructions for completing registration including fee information and how to set up a Loansome Doc account.

After the registration process is complete, users may begin ordering.

  • Requests may be submitted directly through PubMed .
  • For items not found in the PubMed database, use the DDS Request form.

Customers are invoiced monthly.  Credit card payments are not accepted.

Copies Copyright Fees Rush Special Handling Loansome Doc Transfer
$15.00 Add $30.00 Add $15.00 Add $10.00 Add $11.00
  1. 24-hour turnaround on Rush requests; call to alert us when a Rush request is submitted.
  2. Rush processing is not guaranteed for Loansome Doc transfers.
  3. A Loansome Doc Transfer fee is charged for requests fulfilled outside of UC Davis.
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