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ACerS/Wiley Download Direct program: a valuable member benefit

Have you tried the ACerS/Wiley Download Direct program?  ACerS’ publishing partner Wiley has made a limited number of journal article downloads from their comprehensive Wiley Online Library (each valued at $30) available to members for free! 

Here are the program basics: 

You may download a journal article from any content area of the Online Library that you wish. While not every Wiley journal is part of the Download Direct program, many are, so give it a try. Since the number of downloads is limited to 500 per month, ACerS is restricting each member to one per month.  At this time, the program is not available to students. 

How to download your free article: 

Log in at the top of Once logged in, click on the Resources tab, then on the Download Direct link. Do NOT log into the Wiley site. The log in must be done only on Click on the link to the Wiley Online Library. Select a topic, search for the article you want to download, view the abstract to make sure it’s the one you want, then click on the pdf or html link. 

Note that clicking on the pdf or html link does constitute a download, so review the abstract first. For best results, use the advanced search function. Remember, one article download per month, per member. Contact Marcia Stout if you have questions or problems logging in.