30 November 2009

Choice for library members

Did you know you can access full text versions of Choice magazine articles and evaluations from any computer with Internet access? All you need is your library card and PIN.

1. From the Library’s web site choose Find then Online Collections.

2. Scroll down to List of resources and click on the link for General Onefile (NOT the box next to it)

3. Enter your library membership number and PIN as requested and click to login

4. Click on the orange Advanced Search tab at the top left of the page.

5. Enter your search term in the first keyword box (eg: Microwave)

6. Scroll down to the third box from the bottom and where it says Publication titles, enter Choice

7. Click on the title of the article that interests you to read further. On the list of results you will be able to see what type of article it is in the far right column (e.g product/service evaluation).

8. From this page you can then download, print or email the article.