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BESE Research Guide: Keeping Updated

Guide for the Biological and Environmental Science and Engineering Division

PressReader

PressReader is an online newsstand with over 1,900 publications from 92 countries in 43 languages. It can be viewed on your PC, or you can download the PressReader app on your mobile device(s) to start reading.

  

For instructions on setting up PressReader on your device(s), refer to these Guides:

FT.com

Register for an account with your KAUST email here.

To access FT.com content on your mobile device(s), download the appropriate app:

Download app Go to App.ft.com 

The New York Times

To enjoy full access to NYTimes.com, create an account with your KAUST email address here.

To access on your mobile device(s), go to the appropriate app store to download the app:

  

BrowZine

To start using BrowZine from your desktop or laptop, simple go to BrowZine.com.

To access BrowZine from your mobile device(s), download the BrowZine app from the appropriate app store.

  

After you have downloaded and installed the app, select King Abdullah University of Science and Technology from a list of libraries. Follow the instructions to log in to BrowZine.

To organise and track your favourite journals and personalise your bookshelf, create a separate BrowZine Account. Your account will be synchronised across web and mobile services.

For help, access the BrowZine Knowledge Base or email you questions to the Library.

RBdigital Library (formerly Zinio for Libraries)

RBdigital Library gives you access to over 200 magazine which you can read online or download to your mobile device(s) to read offline.

1. Create a New Account in RBdigital Library.

2. Browse and Check Out a magazine using the  button. Start reading.

3. To read on a mobile device, download the app from the appropriate app store. 

  

4Log in to your account in the app. When prompted, Select Country>Saudi Arabia, Select Library>King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, key in your account details (created in Step #1)

5. Magazines you have selected on your laptop/desktop will appear in your mobile app. Note that the apps are for reading only. Check out magazines from your laptop/desktop.

Flipster

Flipster is a digital magazine service similar to RBdigital which allows you to read magazines subscribed by the library on your device(s).

You can access Flipster on your desktop or via the mobile app on your mobile device:

  

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