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Web-Docs is a new delivery system that allows desktop delivery of journal articles from the MIT Libraries directly to library patrons and members of the MIT Community worldwide.

To retrieve your document(s), please follow these steps:

  1. Verify that you have Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Acrobat Reader installed on your machine. If not, contact your systems support person or download and install Acrobat yourself. You must have Adobe Acrobat or Adobe Acrobat Reader installed in order to retrieve and view your documents.
  2. Verify that you have Javascript and Cookies enabled on your web browser. Without these enabled, you cannot use this service.
  3. Input your Login information in the form provided below.
    • Your Login Name is your complete e-mail address (the e-mail address that your confirmation message was sent to).
    • Your PIN Number was provided in the e-mail message that confirmed the completion of your document order.
  4. After you have logged in, you will be directed to the Web-Docs pickup area. You will see a list of your documents, the number of times that your document has been viewed, the document size, and the date your order was fulfilled.
  5. Click on the name of each document to retrieve it. An Adobe Acrobat window will open, and your document will be displayed. Each document is listed by the last name of the first author of the article.

Please Note: Your document(s) will remain available for viewing and retrieval through Web-Docs until you have viewed the document 5 (five) times or for the period of two weeks, whichever comes first. They will not be available after this time.

Copyright Compliance: By using the MIT Libraries' Web-Docs Service, you are agreeing to uphold the copyright restrictions applicable to all library materials, be they paper or digital. "No further reproduction and distribution of this copy is permitted by transmission or any other means."

Please fill in the boxes below, click "log in", and you'll get a list of your articles that are ready for pickup.

Login Name
(your complete e-mail address):
your PIN:


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