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How to use BrowZine

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What is BrowZine

BrowZine is a library-subscribed service that helps you to browse, read, and monitor e-journals available through Concordia University Library. BrowZine's interface makes it easy to explore and read your favourite journals. With an account you can also create a bookshelf to help monitor journals and save articles to read later.

The video below describes BrowZines features in more detail.

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Where do I use BrowZine

You can use BrowZine from a browser by going to

BrowZine is also available as via a dedicated app for:

To make full use of our journal subscriptions, select "Concordia University Canada" as your library.

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How do I use BrowZine

BrowZine's interface is easy to use:

  1. Visit the BrowZine website or download the mobile app
  2. Find a journal by title, subject or ISSN, or browse the subject categories
  3. Click on the journal cover to see the contents of the latest issue, or select another issue to browse by date and volume/issue
If you wish to make use of the "My Bookshelf" or "My Articles" features, create an account by clicking on either link at the top of the screen and follow the instructions to "Sign Up". BrowZine account features
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BrowZine in Sofia Discovery

BrowZine's LibKey service works with Sofia Discovery and provides direct access to PDFs for many articles from the result list.

Clicking on the 'Access Online' followed by the 'View PDF' link will open the PDF directly. The article can still be seen on the publisher's platform by clicking on the 'View full text' link.

BrowZine access online button in Sofia Discovery BrowZine View PDF button in Sofia Discovery

The LibKey service also provides the option to browse articles from the same issue or latest issue of the article's journal on the BrowZine platform. From the 'More from this Journal' section, click on either the 'Explore articles from this issue' or 'Explore articles from most recent issue'.

BrowZine more from this journal links in Sofia Discovery
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Getting help

If you're having any problems with BrowZine, please contact the Ask a Librarian service.

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