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Library Plugins in the WIS Software Center

by Anton Reznik on 2022-07-18T16:44:00+03:00 in research tools, library | Comments

The Weizmann Library offers 3 browser Plugins/Extensions for Windows and Mac computers in the WIS Software Center:

  • WIS Library Proxy (EzProxy) Bookmarklet - Helps you connect to Library eResources from off-campus (more info).
  • LibKey - Automatically provides instant links to full-text content for articles subscribed to by WIS Library OR open access alternatives (more info).
  • Lean Library - Enables you to search any word, term, or topic you read online in our Library collections, Google Scholar, or PubMed, directly from your browser, just by using highlight and right-click  (more info).


To install the Plugins, enter the WIS Software Center:

[1] In Windows (for Chrome):

On your keyboard, press WIN + S > Search > type Software Center, and click on a plugin to install it


[2] In Mac (for Chrome, Safari, Firefox):

Click the Search icon on the right top corner


In the Search type: Self Service > Click on Weizmann Self Service





* Please note that Plugin installation is allowed only from the WIS network or VPN connection



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