January 23, 2022

American Society of Civil Engineers and Semantic Scholar Join Get Full Text Research (GetFTR)

From Today’s Announcement:

GetFTR has today announced that publisher the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) and Semantic Scholar an AI-powered research tool for scientific literature, will join GetFTR to support more streamlined access for researchers to content on and off campus.


Working directly with the research community, over the last 11 months, GetFTR has been focused on refining the service to best support streamlined access to global journal literature through affiliated discovery tools and scholarly platforms. The service now supports streamlined access to over 86,000,000 research articles.  


Free to use for researchers, libraries and discovery services, GetFTR has increased the speed and ease of accessing research by simplifying authentication, making it clear which content researchers have access to, and working across multiple publisher platforms to reduce researcher fatigue. GetFTR removes the need to register, opt-in, or download additional software to access content, as users search for research articles across different publisher and research platforms.

Learn More, Read the Complete Announcement

See Also: GetFTR Participant List

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.