Virginia Commonwealth University Library Guide

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

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

    Enter Virginia Commonwealth University 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,
    • American Association For Cancer Research,
    • American Chemical Society,
    • American Economic Association,
    • American Institute of Physics,
    • American Journal of Public Health,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • Annals of Internal Medicine,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • Australasian Plant Pathology,
    • BioOne Journals Online,
    • Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Canadian Medical Association,
    • Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention,
    • Cancer Research,
    • Cell Press,
    • Circulation,
    • Clinical Cancer Research,
    • Company Of Biologists,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • Diabetes Care,
    • EBSCOhost,
    • Elsevier ScienceDirect,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • Endocrine-Related Cancer,
    • Eukaryotic Cell,
    • European Journal of Endocrinology,
    • ICE Virtual Library,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • Investigative Ophthalmology & visual science,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Clinical Oncology,
    • Journal of Endocrinology,
    • Journal of Immunology,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Knowledge and Management of Aquatic Ecosystems,
    • Liebert,
    • NRC Research Press,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • Pediatrics,
    • Physical Review,
    • Plant Physiology / American Society of Plant Biologists,
    • ProQuest,
    • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,
    • Proceedings of the Royal Society of London,
    • PubMed,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • Society Of Nuclear Medicine,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • University of Chicago Press,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • and many more…
If any information is inaccurate or out of date, please click here to update.

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