How do I find the DOI?
Last Updated: Jun 30, 2020     Views: 109

The DOI, or digital object identifier, is a unique number given to some, but not all, scholarly articles. A DOI can typically be found in the citation of an article, with the notable exception of EBSCOhost and ProQuest, which tend to list a DOI at the end of the article.

If you are not able to find the DOI in the citation of the article, you can also try search for the item on Crossref Metadata Search.

If the item you’re trying to cite does not have a DOI, please see the Center for Writing Excellence’s Reference and Citation Examples.

How to Search By DOI

If you have it, you can enter the article's DOI into the main search box on the library homepage. For example:


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