University of Alberta Library Guide

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

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

    Enter University of Alberta 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,
    • 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 Physiology Society,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Society Of Hematology,
    • American Society Of Neuroradiology,
    • American Society for Civil Engineers,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • American familiy physician,
    • Annals of Internal Medicine,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • AnthroSource 2.0,
    • Applied and Environmental Microbiology,
    • Australasian Plant Pathology,
    • BioOne Journals Online,
    • Biochemical Journal,
    • British Journal of General Practice,
    • Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Canadian Medical Association,
    • Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention,
    • Cancer Research,
    • Cell Press,
    • Circulation,
    • Clinical Cancer Research,
    • Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Clinical Microbiology Reviews,
    • Cochrane Library,
    • Cold Spring Harbor Protocols,
    • Company Of Biologists,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • Diabetes Care,
    • Drug Metabolism and Disposition,
    • Elgaronline,
    • Elsevier,
    • Elsevier ScienceDirect,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • European Journal of Endocrinology,
    • European Respiratory Review,
    • Faculty of 1000,
    • Future Medicine,
    • Genes & Development,
    • Genetics,
    • Genome Research,
    • Hogrefe eContent,
    • Human Kinetics,
    • Hydrology and Earth System Sciences,
    • ICE Virtual Library,
    • IEEE Computer Society Digital Library,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • INFORMS PubsOnline,
    • INGENTAconnect,
    • 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 Dairy Science,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of Experimental Biology,
    • Journal of Immunology,
    • Journal of Lipid Research,
    • Journal of Medical Microbiology,
    • Journal of Molecular Endocrinology,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Journal of The Electrochemical Society,
    • Journal of Visual Experiments,
    • Journal of Wildlife Diseases,
    • Journal of bacteriology,
    • Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Journal of the Transportation Research Board,
    • Journal of virology,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • MIT Press Journals,
    • Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews,
    • Molecular & Cellular Proteomics,
    • Molecular Biology of the Cell,
    • Molecular Pharmacology,
    • Molecular Plant-Microbe Interactions,
    • Molecular and Cellular Biology,
    • NRC Research Press,
    • National Bureau of Economic Research,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • New England Journal of Medicine,
    • Optical Society of America,
    • 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,
    • Project Muse,
    • Psychiatrist.com,
    • PubMed,
    • RCN Publishing,
    • Radiological Society of North America,
    • Red de Revistas Cientificas América Latina y el Caribe, España y Portugal,
    • Reproduction,
    • Rockefeller University Press,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • Science Signaling,
    • Science Translational Medicine,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • Society For Neuroscience,
    • Society Of Nuclear Medicine,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Synthesis,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene,
    • The EMBO journal,
    • The European respiratory journal,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • The Plant Cell,
    • The Royal Society,
    • Thieme Connect,
    • UCpress,
    • University of Chicago Press,
    • University of Toronto Press Journals,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • World Scientific Publishing,
    • and many more…
If any information is inaccurate or out of date, please click here to update.

Kopernio tips

Quick search

Click on the Kopernio icon in the top right-hand corner of your browser to open the quick search box.

Web of Science integration

Kopernio gives you one-click access to full-text PDFs on Web of Science article pages.

See Web of Science citation counts right within the Kopernio extension. Just click on the Kopernio icon in the top right corner of your browser.

PubMed integration

Use Pubmed as usual and let Kopernio help you find direct links to the PDF.

Google Scholar integration

Kopernio integrates seamlessly with Google Scholar to supercharge your literature searches.

Reference manager export

Save references and full-text to your favourite reference manager. Kopernio can save .RIS files to your local computer which are compatible with EndNote, Mendeley and Zotero.

This guidance is provided for informational purposes only. References herein to an institution does not constitute or imply endorsement, sponsorship, recommendation, or favoring by that institution.