Mobile Friendly Databases

This page lists Library resources which provide Mobile websites or Apps for your handheld devices. Mobile websites are customized interfaces for mobile devices; whereas Apps need to be downloaded from the App store/Google Play store to your devices beforehand.

Databases How to Get it Off-Campus Access Instructions
AccessMedicine [info] Mobile Website

Personal account of AccessMedicine is required. Follow the steps below:

1. Visit  AccessMedicine by using a non-mobile browser. Authorization will be required if you are outside the campus.

2. Click the "My AccessMedicine" link at the top right hand corner, and follow the instructions to set up the account.

3. Upon completion, visit AccessMedicine Mobile with your mobile device and log in with the username and password you created.

ACS Mobile [info] iPhone/iPad app
Android app

To view the full-text, users MUST connect their devices via PolyUWLAN Wi-Fi within the campus.

 

Annual Reviews [info] Mobile website

Simply login with your NetID and NetPassword.

 

BrowZine [info] iPad app
Android app

Simply login with your NetID and NetPassword.

 

Cambridge Journal Online [info] Mobile website

Simply login with your NetID and NetPassword.

 

Ebrary ebooks [info] iPhone/iPad app
Android app

Personal account of Ebrary is required. Follow the steps below:


1. Visit  Ebrary by using a non-mobile browser. Authorization will be required if you are outside the campus.

2. Click the "Sign in" link in the top right hand corner, then “Create an account” and follow the instructions to set up the account.

3. Also create an Adobe account if you don’t already have one.

4. Upon completion, open Ebrary app with your mobile device and log in with the username, password and adobe account you created.

EBSCOHost  Mobile [info] Mobile website
iPhone/iPad app
Android app

For mobile website, simply login with your NetID and NetPassword.


For apps, get the instruction here.

EconBiz Open [info] iPhone/iPad app
Android app

No login requirement

Encyclopaedia Britannica [info] Mobile website

Simply login with your NetID and NetPassword.

 

IEEE Xplore Mobile [info] Mobile website

Simply login with your NetID and NetPassword.

 

JSTOR Mobile beta [info] Mobile website

Simply login with your NetID and NetPassword.

 

RSC Mobile [info] iPhone/iPad app
Android app

To view the full-text, users MUST connect their devices via PolyUWLAN Wi-Fi within the campus.

 

Sciverse ScienceDirect [info] iPhone/iPad app
Android app

Personal account of Sciverse ScienceDirect is required. Follow the steps below:


1. Visit  ScienceDirect by using a non-mobile browser. Authorization will be required if you are outside the campus.

2. Click the "Register" link in the top right hand corner, and follow the instructions to set up the account.

3. Upon completion, open ScienceDirect app with your mobile device and log in with the username, password and email.

SpringerLink [info] iPhone/iPad app

Personal account of SpringerLink is required. Follow the steps below:


1. Visit Springer LINK Online Library  by using a non-mobile browser. Authorization will be required if you are outside the campus.

2. Click the "Sign Up/Log in" link in the top right hand corner, and follow the instructions to set up the account.

3. When downloading full-text articles, you will be asked for the username and password you created.

Taylor and Francis [info] Mobile website

Simply login with your NetID and NetPassword

 

Web of Science [info] Mobile website

Simply login with your NetID and NetPassword