University of Zurich Library Guide

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

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

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

    • American Chemical Society,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • BioOne Journals Online,
    • Biochemical Journal,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Cancer Research,
    • Cell Press,
    • Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Cold Spring Harbor Protocols,
    • Company Of Biologists,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • Genes & Development,
    • Genome Research,
    • Hogrefe eContent,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • INFORMS PubsOnline,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Clinical Oncology,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of Lipid Research,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Journal of Visual Experiments,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • MIT Press Journals,
    • Molecular Pharmacology,
    • National Bureau of Economic Research,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • Oxford 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,
    • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London,
    • PubMed,
    • Rockefeller University Press,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The European respiratory journal,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • The Plant Cell,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • and many more…
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