How do I add a Pubmed article to an Aspire reading list?


  • Log in to Aspire (How do I do that?)

  • Using the PubMed search, locate the article that you want to add to your reading list
  • Go to the full text of the article by clicking the button under Full text links

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  • On the page with the full text of the article, click the Aspire Bookmarklet. It is important to click through to the Full text link page as this is where Aspire retrieves the complete bibliographic information from.

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  • The bibliographic data will appear in Aspire in two tabs, one for the article and one for the journal



  • Click Create & Add to List to immediately add your bookmark to an existing list (How do I do that?)


  • Click Create if you want to add a bookmark for later addition to a list (How do I do that?)


Important: please check online access to the full text of the article you are adding to the Aspire reading list. If the article is not available online to students and staff at Aberystwyth University, please add a Note to library (How do I do that?) to ask library staff to source a copyright-cleared copy of the article for upload to Blackboard.


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