Bookmarklets for off-campus access to full text articles


Reload via NYUHSL

Use this bookmarklet to access full text articles provided by the NYU Health Sciences Libraries from off campus. To install bookmarklet using Firefox, Safari, or Chrome, drag this button to your web browser's bookmarks toolbar, then when viewing an article or journal, click the Reload via NYUHSL bookmarklet in your toolbar to login to the NYU Health Sciences Libraries and access the full-text if NYUHSL has a subscription. If your browser's bookmarks toolbar is not visible, check your internet browser settings. For installing the bookmarklet using Internet Explorer, view the video tutorial below.

Install the NYUHSL Bookmarklet using FireFox, Safari, or Chrome

Install the NYUHSL Bookmarklet using Internet Explorer

Install the NYUHSL Bookmarklet on iPad or iPhone

Detailed instructions with images are available at NYUHSL Bookmarklet for iPad
(Details may vary depending on device and operating system. Contact the library if you need assistance.)

  1. Using Safari on your iPad or iPhone, copy the text in the box below by tapping and holding, then choosing "Select all" and "Copy."
  2. Next, bookmark the page you are currently on by clicking in the icon in your Safari browser that looks like an arrow emerging from a square. Select "Bookmark" and then "Save"
  3. Tap on the "Open Book" icon in your Safari Browser. Select the "Open Book" icon in the lower left of the pop-up window to open your bookmarks. Find the Bookmark you just created – it might be located in your "Bookmarks Bar" folder. Press "Edit."
  4. Select the arrow to the right of the bookmark you just created (bottom one, starts with "Bookmarklets for PubM...")
  5. Change the bookmark title (top box) to whatever you like (e.g. NYUHSL Bookmarklet). Delete the existing URL (lower box) by pressing on the "X" to the right. Paste text by pressing down in blank box and releasing, select "Paste". Press "Bookmarks Bar" or "Bookmarks" in upper left corner. You have just installed your NYUHSL bookmarklet!
  6. Browse to a journal website or specific article webpage (e.g. http://www.nature.com/nature/index.html) Press on the "NYUHSL Bookmark" to reload the page with NYU access. Note: the bookmark will appear in your safari Bookmark bar as seen below or will be accessible by pressing the "open book" icon.

Other Bookmarklets

Magic PubMed

Use this bookmarklet to search PubMed with any selection of text. Drag this button to your web browser's bookmarks toolbar. While using your web browser, select any text (such as a citation) and click the Magic PubMed bookmarklet to search PubMed with the selected text and have links to the full-text articles provided by the NYU Health Sciences Libraries.

Magic Google Scholar

Use this bookmarklet to search Google Scholar with any selection of text. Drag this button to your web browser's bookmarks toolbar. While using your web browser, select any text (such as a citation) and click the Magic Google Scholar bookmarklet to search Google Scholar with the selected text.