Birkbeck, University of London Library Guide

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

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

    Enter Birkbeck, University of London 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 Society Of Hematology,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • British Journal of General Practice,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Cell Press,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • European Respiratory Review,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Cell Science,
    • Journal of Clinical Oncology,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • MIT Press Journals,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London,
    • Philpapers,
    • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,
    • PubMed,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • Society For Neuroscience,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene,
    • University of Chicago Press,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • and many more…
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