First screen of Alden Library's mobile app on a smartphone

Alden Library Mobile App

Get easy, convenient access to Alden Library on any data-enabled phone, including Android, Blackberry, iPhone, Palm, and Windows Mobile, and all networks. Download from the Apple App Store or Google Play.

iTunes Store iconGoogle Play icon

Or access alden.boopsie.com on your smartphone. Note: Some Andriod users may need to download the app from alden.boopsie.com/V2.

From the mobile app, you can

  • Search ALICE catalog
  • Check My Library Account
  • Find out the hours
  • See the class and meeting schedule

Citation Managers

RefWorks iconRefMobile
Access: Enter your Group Code (for Ohio Univesity, RWOhioU (case-sensitive)), Login Name and Password (first time users must register for an account). More information

Databases

Access citation information and/or full text articles from Alden Library’s databases on your data-enabled phone or tablet.

Multidisciplinary

EBSCOhost iconEBSCOhost Mobile Applications
Access: Download the app iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad or Android. From campus or authenticated via proxy, sign into the web interface of EBSCOhost (create an account if needed). At the bottom, click “EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications” and follow the directions. Valid for 9 months. More information

Gale College Edition iconGale Access my Library College Edition
Access: Download the app for your device iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad or Android. Select “Ohio University” as your school. Provide your @ohio.edu email address. Wait for a password to be emailed. Authentication is valid until the start of the next academic year. More information

 

 

Humanities

ARTstor iconARTstor Mobile
Access: While on campus or authenticated via proxy, register for an account using the web interface of ARTstor. Use this account for mobile access. Reactive your account every 120 days by signing into your account on campus. More information

JSTOR iconJSTOR Mobile Beta
Access: Best if accessed from campus wireless. More information

 

 

Naxos Music Library iconNaxos Music Library
Access: Download the app for your device iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad or Android. From campus or authenticated via proxy, register for an account using the web interface of Naxos Music Library. Use this account for mobile access.

 

 

Sciences & Engineering

arXiv iconarXiv
Access: Download the app for your device arXiview for iPhone/iPod/iPad or arXiv mobile for Android. ArXiv is an open access pre-print repository. Access from anywhere without being authenticated or creating an account.

IEEE Xplore iconIEEE Xplore Mobile Digital Library
Access: Search for citation information of IEEE publications. Email articles links to access full text on your desktop (note: full text access is contingent upon OU subscription access). More information

 

PubMed iconPubMed Mobile
Access: PubMed is an open access database. Access from anywhere without being authenticated or creating an account. More information

 

Science Citation Index iconScience Citation Index
Access: While on campus or authenticated via proxy, register for an account using the web interface of Science Citation Index (also known as Web of Science). Use this account for mobile access. Valid for 6 months. Reactivate by logging in on a campus computer. More information

ScienceDirect iconScienceDirect
Access: Download the app for your device iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, or Android. From campus or authenticated via proxy, register for an account using the web interface of ScienceDirect (you can use the same account as Scopus). Use this account and your OHIO email address for access. More information

SciFinder iconSciFinder Mobile
Access: First time user must create an account. Contact Andrew Stuart for information on creating an account. More information

 

Scopus iconScopus
Access: Download the app for your device iPhone/iPad, Blackberry, or Android. From campus or authenticated via proxy, register for an account using the web interface of Scopus (you can use the same account as ScienceDirect). Use this account and your OHIO email address for access. More information