Browse scholarly journals with BrowZine
George Mason University Libraries puts the best research at your fingertips and now browsing is available on the go or at the desk. BrowZine allows you to...
- Browse the online journal collection using web or mobile applications access directly for content from year 2005 to present;;
- Read and monitor many of Mason’s scholarly journals;
- Receive content in a format optimized for your web browser using a desktop, iPhone, iPad, Android and other tablets.
BrowZine brings journal content together from multiple publishers and platforms, both open-access and subscribed, into a single place where you can save your favorite journals and view the tables of contents, and read full articles. On the mobile application save articles as new issues are released, indicating to readers the new articles they have not seen before. BrowZine also provides links to older issues of scholarly peer-reviewed journal titles available at Mason Libraries, as well as to Mason's subscribed trade and popular magazines.
Using access through the mobile applications, items found in BrowZine can easily be synced up with Zotero, Mendeley, RefWorks, Dropbox or several other services to help keep all of your information together in one place. The list of currently supported publishers is growing.
How do I get BrowZine?
BrowZine web version provides anywhere access (desktop, mobile or tablet). Capability to create reading list is currently available for mobile and tablet, with plans for desktop coming soon. Mobile and tablet also permit linking to citation tools.
BrowZine app is available from Apple App Store, Google Play Store, and Amazon Kindle App Store. It’s a free download, but make sure to choose “George Mason University” from the list of libraries, to receive subscribed access to the jjournals.
What devices are supported?
iPhones, Smart Phones, and Tablets. For now, BrowZine is available for all versions of the iPhone, iPad and iPad Mini running iOS 5.1 or later, and on Android tablets running Android 4.1+, including the Google Nexus 7 or 10, the Samsung Galaxy Tab, and the Kindle Fire HD. thirdiron.com/download
Web version available for laptop or desktop. BrowZine is now available for laptop or desktop computers and is supported by the following browsers: Chrome version 43+, Safari version 8+, Firefox version 31+, and Internet Explorer version 11+.
Learn More About BrowZine
To learn more and start using BrowZine today,
- please take a look at this short, two minute video: http://thirdiron.com/browzine-ipad-app/video/
- attend or request a workshop; or
- learn about benefits of web integration in teaching and course work; or
- contact librarians Mary Oberlies with questions.
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