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BrowZine: BrowZine Intro

This guide explains how to get and use BrowZine, a mobile app for iPad, iPhone, and Android tablets that will allow you to browse, read and share articles from the majority of UNC's subscribed journals.

What is Browzine?

BrowZine delivers thousands of academic journals to your iPad or Android tablet, or iPhone (and soon Android phone). BrowZine Logo

BrowZine works by making most online journals offered by the UNC-Chapel Hill Libraries instantly available on one common newstand app, which you can customize to your interests. You can:

  • Browse new journal issues in ONE app
  • Read new articles online on your tablet or smartphone
  • Email them in one step
  • Download and save them to your tablet or smartphone for offline reading
  • Send them to RefworksZotero, or Mendeley
  • Open most of them in many other apps, including iAnnotate and DropBox
  • Share their citations and your comments on Twitter or Facebook
  • Etc.!

The result is an easy and familiar way to browse, read and monitor scholarly journals across disciplines.

Use BrowZine to easily keep up with the newest article research in your field!

How Do You Get It?

  • Download BrowZine by simply going to the relevant app store for your device and search for "browzine". It's a free download. 
  • Next, select "University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill" from the library list. 
    • You will be prompted to log in with your Onyen.
      • Note: You must update your saved Browzine password whenever you update your email password.
Download BrowZine on iTunes App Store Download BrowZine on Google Play Store Download BrowZine on Amazon App Store
 All iPads Android Tablets with OS v4.0+  Kindle Fire HD Tablets
 

 

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BrowZine News

July 15, 2014 - UNC is keeping BrowZine for another year!
June 30, 2014 - BrowZine will now work on iPhones!
January, 2014 - BrowZine has added the Lippincott Nursing titles!
January, 2014 - BrowZine now includes journals from the Ebsco, Ovid, etc. databases!
December, 2013 - BrowZine can now hold 64 journals on your favorites shelf!

BrowZine Attribution

A big thank you to the Friends of the Health Sciences Library for funding a year-long trial of BrowZine! The decision has been made to keep it, thanks to your feedback and interest.