University of Victoria Library Guide

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

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

    Enter University of Victoria 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,
    • African Journals Online,
    • American Association For Cancer Research,
    • American Chemical Society,
    • American Institute of Physics,
    • American Physiology Society,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Society For Pharmacology And Experimental Therapeutics,
    • American Society Of Hematology,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • Annals of Internal Medicine,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • Applied and Environmental Microbiology,
    • BioOne Journals Online,
    • Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Canadian Medical Association,
    • Cancer Research,
    • Circulation,
    • Clinical Microbiology Reviews,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • Diseases of Aquatic Organisms,
    • Elsevier,
    • Elsevier ScienceDirect,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • European Respiratory Review,
    • Genetics,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • INFORMS PubsOnline,
    • Infection and Immunity,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • Investigative Ophthalmology & visual science,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Cell Science,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of Experimental Biology,
    • Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Journal of Visual Experiments,
    • Journal of bacteriology,
    • Journal of virology,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • MIT Press Journals,
    • Microbiology and Molecular Biology Reviews,
    • Molecular & Cellular Proteomics,
    • Molecular and Cellular Biology,
    • NRC Research Press,
    • National Bureau of Economic Research,
    • Nature Publishing,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • New England Journal of Medicine,
    • 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,
    • PubMed,
    • Radiological Society of North America,
    • Rockefeller University Press,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • Sage Publications,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • Society For Neuroscience,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • The Royal Society,
    • University of Chicago Press,
    • University of Toronto Press Journals,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • 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

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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.