Third Iron Product testing

DOI and PMID lookup (

DOI and PMID lookup select library
Use if you already know either the article’s

  • Digital Object Identifier (DOI)  a string of numbers, letters and symbols used to permanently identify an article or document and link to it on the web
    add about formats or URL

  • PubMed identifier (PMID) is a unique value assigned to each PubMed record
    • usually 8 digits long
    • add where to find

Journal/Article holdings search (BrowZine)

Use to:

  • Check access to particular journal
  • Link to Table of Contents for subscribed journals and access articles
  • Browse subscribed journals in particular specialties e.g. Anaesthetics
  • Save specific article links to My articles  (requires setting up BrowZine account)
  • Add favourite journals to Bookshelf to see when new content available (requires setting up BrowZine account)

Open Web Browser Search (Nomad)

  • When a scholarly publisher page or others incl PubMed, Wikipedia loads, system checks against our holdings and gives links to content incl PDF download where available. Further information available here.
  • Requires Browser extension 
    • You will need to click on the icon of the Browser you are using to load the extension.
    • Once Installed, when you are asked for library- enter Plymouth and select, Discovery Library, Plymouth