University of Lucerne Library Guide

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

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

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

    • Canadian Medical Association,
    • De Gruyter Online,
    • Emerald Insight,
    • JSTOR,
    • Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health,
    • Journal of virology,
    • Nature Publishing Group,
    • Now Publishers,
    • Oxford Journals,
    • SpringerLink,
    • Synthesis,
    • Taylor & Francis,
    • Thieme Connect,
    • 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If any information is inaccurate or out of date, please click here to update.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

Kopernio integrates seamlessly with Google Scholar to supercharge your literature searches.

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.