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A guide to library resources for anyone in the School of Communication.


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Produced by the Instruction and Student Engagement Department, Milner Library at Illinois State University.

LibKey Nomad

LibKey Nomad is a browser extension that you can download here. If you find an article via Google, Wikipedia, or another source on the open web, LibKey Nomad will connect you to access via Milner Library so that you don't have to pay for the article.

Once you install the extension, you'll be prompted to select your organization:

That's all you need to do! Now, when LibKey Nomad finds article metadata on a webpage, you'll see the "Article Link" or "Download PDF" button: