University of Edinburgh Library Guide

This is a short guide to help you access journal articles via University of Edinburgh 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 University of Edinburgh 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 University of Edinburgh 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 University of Edinburgh e-resources.

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

    Enter University of Edinburgh 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,
    • African Journals Online,
    • American Association For Cancer Research,
    • American Chemical Society,
    • American Diabetes Association,
    • American Economic Association,
    • American Institute of Physics,
    • American Journal of Public Health,
    • American Physiology Society,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Society For Nutrition,
    • American Society Of Hematology,
    • American Society Of Neuroradiology,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • Annals of Internal Medicine,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • AnthroSource 2.0,
    • Applied and Environmental Microbiology,
    • Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology,
    • BioOne Journals Online,
    • Biochemical Journal,
    • Brill Academic Publishers,
    • British Journal of General Practice,
    • Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Cancer Research,
    • Cell Press,
    • Circulation,
    • Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Clinical Microbiology Reviews,
    • Cold Spring Harbor Protocols,
    • Company Of Biologists,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • Diabetes Care,
    • EBSCOhost,
    • Elsevier,
    • Elsevier ScienceDirect,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • Endocrine-Related Cancer,
    • Eukaryotic Cell,
    • Faculty of 1000,
    • Genes & Development,
    • Genetics,
    • Genome Research,
    • ICE Virtual Library,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • INFORMS PubsOnline,
    • INGENTAconnect,
    • Infection and Immunity,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • Investigative Ophthalmology & visual science,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Cell Science,
    • Journal of Clinical Microbiology,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of Experimental Biology,
    • Journal of Immunology,
    • Journal of Medical Microbiology,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Journal of Wildlife Diseases,
    • Journal of bacteriology,
    • Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Journal of virology,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • Mark Allen Group,
    • Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews,
    • Molecular & Cellular Proteomics,
    • Molecular Biology of the Cell,
    • Molecular and Cellular Biology,
    • NRC Research Press,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • New England Journal of Medicine,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • Pediatrics,
    • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London,
    • Physical Review,
    • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,
    • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London,
    • PubMed,
    • RCN Publishing,
    • RNA : a publication of the RNA Society,
    • Rockefeller University Press,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • SIAM Journals Online,
    • Sage Publications,
    • Science Signaling,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • Society For Neuroscience,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Synthesis,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene,
    • The EMBO journal,
    • The European respiratory journal,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • University of Chicago Press,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • World Scientific Publishing,
    • and many more…
If any information is inaccurate or out of date, please click here to update.

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