Institutional Repositories participating in LinkOut

How do Institutional Repositories(IR) join LinkOut?


  • Subject line: Apply for Inclusion in LinkOut - linking to IR [Institution's Name]
  • Message body:
    • Name, email address, and phone number of a contact person
    • Name and URL of the Institutional Repository
    • Include at least 5 PubMed IDs and the URLs to the corresponding full text/supporting data deposited in the IR
    • Provide the URL to a website that describes your IR policy and procedure regarding the rights to display material deposited
    • Number of articles in the IR that are not deposited in PMC and for which there are corresponding citations in PubMed.
      Note: Minimum requirement for the number of such articles= 1,000