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Plugins for off-campus access to the UEA digital Library resources and to open access materials

Library Access Tool (Enhanced access to the UEA Digital Library)

The Library Access browser tool provides quick and simple access to online content provided by UEA library.

  • It lets you know when you are on a website that contains UEA licensed material
  • Helps you get logged-in to the website for access
  • Checks for open access alternatives when the article isn’t available through UEA Library.
  • Saves you time because you can get access where you are searching.

Library Access is available for Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer, Edge and Opera. It is FREE to download for UEA students and staff. 

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UNPAYWALL (Find open access content)

The Library Access browser extension tool finds content that UEA Library subscribes to, and searches across open access content.

Unpaywall searches open access content directly from over 50,000 journals and open-access repositories from all over the world. Unpaywall also uses open data from PubMed Central, the DOAJ, Crossref (particularly their license info), and DataCite.

Unpaywall is free to download. Download it here

CORE DISCOVERY (Find open access content)

The Library Access browser extension tool finds content that UEA Library subscribes to, and searches across open access content.

CORE Discovery is an alternative way to find OpenAccess content. CORE Discovery searches across all research disciplines and finds content from thousands of institutional and subject repositories and journals.

Core Discovery is free to download and you can download it here

OA HELPER (Open Access App iOS mobile devices)

The Library Access browser extension tool finds content that UEA Library subscribes to, and searches across open access content.

Open Access Helper is an alternative way to find OpenAccess content on iOS (Apple) devices, letting you search for academic resources on your mobile device. Like CORE Discovery, this searches across all research disciplines and finds content from thousands of institutional and subject repositories and journals.

OA Helper to free to download. Download it here