How to find journals online at Ryerson Library website.

For example: Richard Bessel, "The Nazi Capture of Power" in Journal of Contemporary History, Vol 39, No. 2, 2004.   pp 169-188. 

STEP 1.  Go to Ryerson Library Search page and enter name of desired journal title (Journal of Contemporary History) in the Journal Title search menu.  Click "search."


STEP 2.  Select the "electronic resource" version of the item.


STEP 3.  Connect to available sources. 


STEP 4.  Choose one of the available "FULL TEXT" sources that covers the required date of  the article.  You will be asked to log-in with your Ryerson I.D. number.


STEP 5.  Find and select the required issue (Vol. 39, No. 2, April 2004)

STEP 6.  Right-Button Mouse Click (Windows) on the desired "Article Full Text PDF" Link which will open a small menu box.  Select "Save target as..." command from the menu box..

STEP 7.   Download and save the file to your computer by clicking "save".  You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to read and print the file.  (You probably have it already on your system, otherwise download it free from