Check Harvard Library Bookmark

Need access to an online article? Use this bookmarklet to get quick access to subscriptions purchased by Harvard Library.

Install It

To install the app, all you need is to manually create a bookmark on your browser's bookmark bar.

  1. Follow your browser's menu options for creating a bookmark on your bookmark bar. 
    (In most cases, this means typing in a URL, then dragging it to your bookmarks.)
  2. Set the bookmark URL or destination to: javascript:void(location.href=""+location.href)
  3. Set the bookmark name to: Check Harvard Library

Use it

Next time you find yourself being asked to purchase access to an online article, click the bookmark.

How it works

Clicking the bookmark will refresh the page and check if Harvard has a subscription to the resource. If it does, the content should now be available for you to access.