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:

    • ACSESS Digital Library,
    • African Journals Online,
    • American Chemical Society,
    • American Institute of Physics,
    • American Physiology Society,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Society for Civil Engineers,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • Applied and Environmental Microbiology,
    • BioOne Journals Online,
    • Biochemical Journal,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Company Of Biologists,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • EBSCOhost,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • Genes & Development,
    • Genetics,
    • Hydrology and Earth System Sciences,
    • ICE Virtual Library,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • Investigative Ophthalmology & visual science,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Cell Science,
    • Journal of Clinical Microbiology,
    • Journal of Clinical Oncology,
    • Journal of Experimental Biology,
    • Journal of Immunology,
    • Journal of Molecular Endocrinology,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Journal of Visual Experiments,
    • Journal of Wildlife Diseases,
    • Journal of virology,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • Molecular Biology of the Cell,
    • Molecular and Cellular Biology,
    • NRC Research Press,
    • National Bureau of Economic Research,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • Optical Society of America,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London,
    • Physical Review,
    • ProQuest,
    • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,
    • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London,
    • Psychiatrist.com,
    • PubMed,
    • Rockefeller University Press,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • Society For Neuroscience,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • 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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PubMed integration

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