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LibKey Nomad™ Google Chrome extension

Get the PDF of your reference with one click!

LibKey Nomad™ is a Google Chrome extension that makes it easy to access journal articles anywhere on the internet. Once activated you’ll know Nomad is working when it starts adding download links in real-time to web pages. 

How to install the LibKey Nomad™ Google Chrome extension:
  • Open Chrome
  • Click here or visit the Chrome Web Store and search for "LibKey Nomad" to view the extension details
  • Click the "Add to Chrome" button and confirm when prompted to install the extension:
    Add Nomad to Chrome
  • In the next screen you will be prompted to activate LibKey Nomad™. Start by searching for "University of South Australia" in the Select Institution box:
    Search for institution
  • LibKey Nomad™ will then confirm you have successfully chosen your institution:
    Institution confirmed
  • With the Nomad extension activated in Chrome you will see direct links to relevant articles and PDFs load in real-time on websites such as Wikipedia with the following icon:
    Nomad download PDF
  • Click the icon link and login with your UniSA credentials if asked. You will then have access to the content you’ve requested!
  • Example of what you can expect to see:

Example LibKey Nomad


BrowZine lets you browse, locate, access and compare different journal sources by title or discipline, including tables of contents and articles. In terms of coverage, BrowZine™  works with most publishers globally to support visualisation and integration, and where they don’t, links are still provided as the service is based on all journals holdings from the library catalogue (apart from print).

Access BrowZine here or access it any time from the “Journals” link in the catalogue menu bar.

How to install BrowZine for your mobile device:
  1. Download BrowZine: From your Android, iOS or Kindle Fire Device, visit the Apple App Store, Google Play Store or Amazon App Store. Search for "BrowZine" and download the app to your device. (If you have previously been using BrowZine with our Open Access Library, please delete the app and reinstall it.)
  2. Access BrowZine: Tap on the app icon to open BrowZine. A list of libraries will appear, please select University of South Australia.  Enter your credentials, these will be the same used for remote access. 
  3. Start browsing! Use the Subject dropdown menu to browse by subject categories or our Titles A-Z to find a specific title by name. 

Library Client survey winners

Students who completed our Library Client Survey were eligible to enter the draw to win one of four $250 prepaid Visa cards. Congratulations to the following prize winners:

  • Emily Zott
  • Ashley Butters
  • Rosie Daly
  • Christopher Sutton

 A summary of the survey results can be found here.

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