Issue with accessing PDFs via ScienceDirect

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For users accessing ScienceDirect content when using an AFBI PC or laptop, you may encounter a problem with accessing the PDF from within an article page, for example https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022030216001004.

When clicking on the ‘Download PDF’ link, you normally see two options – ‘Download this article’ and ‘Download this issue’.  If you click on the ‘Download PDF’ link when using an AFBI laptop, nothing happens and you cannot select the ‘Download this article’ link:

The issue is related to permission setting on your AFBI PC or laptop.  To resolve this issue, please contact ITAssist quoting 1413154.

The Library apologies for any inconvenience this issue may cause.

For further information, please contact the Library via afbilib@qub.ac.uk


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