BrowZine is a great new service, available from the Phillips Memorial Library, that allows you to browse and read many of the library’s scholarly journals from an iPad or Android tablet.
From the BrowZine website:
BrowZine delivers thousands of academic journals to your iPad or Android tablet.
BrowZine works by organizing the articles found in Open Access and subscription databases, uniting them into complete journals, then arranging these journals on a common newsstand. The result is an easy and familiar way to browse, read and monitor scholarly journals across the disciplines.
Get started using Browzine in three easy steps:
- From your iPad or Android tablet, go to your app store (Apple App Store, Google Play or Amazon), search for “BrowZine” and download it for free
- Open BrowZine and select our library from the list
- Enter your username and library bar code (14 digit code on the back of your PC ID)
Then start browsing and reading your scholarly journals!
Browse your Discipline or favorite Journal title from here:
Select an Article and Add to your own personal “Bookshelf”:
It is recommended that you download a free PDF reader App (such as Adobe Reader), so you can save your PDFs and search within the article and edit as needed.