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What is SFX?

214 views   |   Last updated on Apr 12, 2016    SFX E-Journals E-Books


It’s a linking tool that helps you connect from our online catalog Primo and Databases to the full text of E-Journal articles and E-Books, which are often available in different databases. The letters “SFX” used to stand for “special effects,” but now SFX is just the software product name.

SFX buttons or links look like SFX Logo or  Find it @ VCSU

Through SFX you may:

  • Link to the full text article from another database
  • Determine if the content is not available online
  • Check availability for print or electronic version in our library
  • Link to our Interlibrary Loan service if the full text of the article is not available online Request document via VCSU Interlibrary Loan
  • Ask a Librarian if you need more assistance.