Hong Kong Polytechnic University Library Guide

This is a short guide to help you access journal articles via Hong Kong Polytechnic University library using Kopernio when you are on or off campus. To get started, follow these five simple steps:

  1. Install the Kopernio plugin for free.

  2. Select Hong Kong Polytechnic University from the list of universities, and create an account.

    Select your institution from the menu after registration.
  3. If you are on-campus, Kopernio is all set to go. If you are off-campus you will need to connect Kopernio to the Hong Kong Polytechnic University library in order to access subscription journal articles. This will happen automatically the first time you try to access a paywalled journal article (e.g. this one).

    Connect to library prompt for off-campus access to Hong Kong Polytechnic University e-resources.

    Your details will be safely stored in your browser so that you can be automatically authenticated in future.

    Enter Hong Kong Polytechnic University credentials to access journal subscriptions.
  4. You are now good to go. Enjoy using Kopernio to access and download journal articles from:

    • ACM Digital Library,
    • ACSESS Digital Library,
    • APA PsycNet,
    • Aerospace Research Central,
    • African Journals Online,
    • American Association For Cancer Research,
    • American Chemical Society,
    • American Diabetes Association,
    • American Economic Association,
    • American Institute of Physics,
    • American Physiological Society,
    • American Physiology Society,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Society For Pharmacology And Experimental Therapeutics,
    • American Society Of Hematology,
    • American Society for Civil Engineers,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • Annals of Internal Medicine,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • AnthroSource 2.0,
    • Applied and Environmental Microbiology,
    • Association for Consumer Research,
    • BioOne Journals Online,
    • Biochemical Journal,
    • Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Canadian Medical Association,
    • Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention,
    • Cancer Research,
    • Cell Press,
    • Clinical Cancer Research,
    • Clinical Microbiology Reviews,
    • Cochrane Library,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • Diabetes Care,
    • Elsevier,
    • Elsevier ScienceDirect,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • European Respiratory Review,
    • Faculty of 1000,
    • Genes & Development,
    • Genetics,
    • Genome Research,
    • Healio and Slack Inc,
    • Hydrology and Earth System Sciences,
    • ICE Virtual Library,
    • IEEE Computer Society Digital Library,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • INFORMS PubsOnline,
    • Inderscience Online,
    • Infection and Immunity,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • Intech Open Journals,
    • Investigative Ophthalmology & visual science,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Cell Science,
    • Journal of Clinical Microbiology,
    • Journal of Clinical Oncology,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of Immunology,
    • Journal of Lipid Research,
    • Journal of Medical Microbiology,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Journal of The Electrochemical Society,
    • Journal of Visual Experiments,
    • Journal of bacteriology,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • MIT Press Journals,
    • Mark Allen Group,
    • Molecular and Cellular Biology,
    • NRC Research Press,
    • National Bureau of Economic Research,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • New England Journal of Medicine,
    • Nomos eLibrary,
    • Now Publishers,
    • Optical Society of America,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • Palgrave Journals,
    • Pediatrics,
    • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London,
    • Physical Review,
    • Plant Physiology / American Society of Plant Biologists,
    • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,
    • PubMed,
    • Red de Revistas Cientificas América Latina y el Caribe, España y Portugal,
    • Rockefeller University Press,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • SIAM Journals Online,
    • SSRN Social Science Research Network,
    • Science Translational Medicine,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • Society For Neuroscience,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Synthesis,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The European respiratory journal,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • The Royal Society,
    • Thieme Connect,
    • University of Chicago Press,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • and many more…
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