Western University of Health Sciences Library Guide

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

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

    Enter Western University of Health Sciences credentials to access journal subscriptions.
  4. You are now good to go. Enjoy using Kopernio to access and download journal articles from:

    • American Academy Of Pediatrics,
    • American Diabetes Association,
    • American Institute of Physics,
    • American Journal of Critical Care,
    • American Physiology Society,
    • American Society For Microbiology,
    • American Society Of Hematology,
    • American Society Of Neuroradiology,
    • American Thoracic Society,
    • American familiy physician,
    • Annals of Allergy Asthma and Immunology,
    • Annals of Internal Medicine,
    • Annual Reviews,
    • AnthroSource 2.0,
    • Applied and Environmental Microbiology,
    • Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology,
    • BioOne Journals Online,
    • British Journal of General Practice,
    • Cambridge Core,
    • Canadian Medical Association,
    • Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention,
    • Cancer Research,
    • Circulation,
    • Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Clinical Microbiology Reviews,
    • Cochrane Library,
    • Company Of Biologists,
    • Critical Care Nurse,
    • Diabetes Care,
    • Elsevier Health Journals,
    • European Journal of Endocrinology,
    • European Respiratory Review,
    • Faculty of 1000,
    • Future Medicine,
    • Genes & Development,
    • Genetics,
    • Human Kinetics,
    • IEEE Xplore,
    • INGENTAconnect,
    • Infection and Immunity,
    • Institute of Physics,
    • Intech Open Journals,
    • Investigative Ophthalmology & visual science,
    • JAMA,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Biological Chemistry,
    • Journal of Clinical Microbiology,
    • Journal of Clinical Oncology,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of Immunology,
    • Journal of Lipid Research,
    • Journal of Medical Microbiology,
    • Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics,
    • Journal of Visual Experiments,
    • Journal of Wildlife Diseases,
    • Journal of the American Society of Nephrology,
    • Journal of virology,
    • Karger Publishers,
    • Liebert,
    • Molecular and Cellular Biology,
    • Nature Publishing,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • New England Journal of Medicine,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • Pediatrics,
    • Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London,
    • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences,
    • Project Muse,
    • PubMed,
    • Quintessence Publishing,
    • Radiological Society of North America,
    • Royal Society of Chemistry,
    • SAGE Publications,
    • Scientific Electronic Online Library,
    • Society For Neuroscience,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Synthesis,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene,
    • The European respiratory journal,
    • The Journal of Clinical Investigation,
    • Thieme Connect,
    • Wiley Online Library,
    • and many more…
If any information is inaccurate or out of date, please click here to update.

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Quick search

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Web of Science integration

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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.

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