E-resources access bookmarklet

Library electronic resources are accessible off-campus by eligible PolyU students, faculty, staff, and Library Card Holders. Library users with valid user accounts may access from off campus to a variety of Library subscribed resources including e-journals, databases, e-books and other materials. If you were accessing e-resources via the publisher/vendors' website directly, you will be able to make use of "Bookmarklet" browser tools for quick resources access.

Installation Procedure

Desktop computer

  1. Drag & Drop the following icon to the desktop menu bar

  2. Rename the bookmark as "Connect via PolyU Library"
  3. Accessing vendor website, for example, https://www.sciencedirect.com, then press the menu bar

Other devices (e.g. tablet) or manual installation

  1. Create bookmark manually, input Name as "Connect via PolyU Library"
  2. Input the resource URL as "javascript:void(location.href='http://ezproxy.lb.polyu.edu.hk/login?url='+location.href);" (without the double quote)


For further assistance, please contact Enquiry Counter at 2766-6863 or e-mail lbviews@polyu.edu.hk.