University of York Library Guide

This is a short guide to help you access journal articles via University of York 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 York 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 York library in order to access subription 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 York e-resources.

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

    Enter University of York 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,
    • American Chemical Society,
    • American Institute of Physics,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Society Of Hematology,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • Annals of Internal Medicine,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • Applied and Environmental Microbiology,
    • Brill Academic Publishers,
    • British Journal of General Practice,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Canadian Medical Association,
    • Cell Press,
    • Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Cochrane Library,
    • Company Of Biologists,
    • Diabetes Care,
    • Elsevier,
    • Elsevier ScienceDirect,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • Faculty of 1000,
    • Genome Research,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Cell Science,
    • Journal of Clinical Oncology,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of bacteriology,
    • Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Journal of virology,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • Mark Allen Group,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • New England Journal of Medicine,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • 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,
    • RCN Publishing,
    • Rockefeller University Press,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • SIAM Journals Online,
    • Science Translational Medicine,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The EMBO journal,
    • The European respiratory journal,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • and many more…
If any information is inaccurate or out of date, please click here to update.

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