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Remote access to Library's E-Resources: Install Browser Bookmarklet

What is Bookmarklet?

The proxy bookmarklet automatically inserts the EdUHK Library's EZproxy prefix  (lib.eduhk.hk) into the URL of an article/e-book. When you are not on the campus network, simply click on it when you are on the vendor/publisher page that requires you to pay or login to view full text. The system checks if the required title is within the Library's subscription. If yes, the page reloads and subsequently provides you with the full text options.

Install Proxy Bookmarklet in the browser

Drag and drop the "EdUHK Library EZproxy" button below to your browser's bookmark bar.

EdUHK LIbrary EZproxy

First, display the browser's Bookmark if it is not shown, e.g., select "Show bookmarks bar" from Bookmarks menu option in Chrome.

Chrome, Firefox, Microsoft Edge & Safari: Drag the button to the bookmarks toolbar.

Mobile devices:

For non-chrome browser:

1. Create a bookmark named "EdUHK Library EZproxy" ; 
2. Copy the following scripts and paste to the URL and save the bookmark

javascript:void((function(){location.href='https://ezproxy.eduhk.hk/login?qurl='+encodeURIComponent(location.href);})());
 

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