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  1. For "My Bookshelf": alerts for new papers only within selected keywords

    Only new papers accourding to keywords appear in "My bookshelf", not hole issues.

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    • 12 votes
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      • Have the app indicate when I have reviewed a journal

        put the date of the issue in the dropdown box under "Available Issues" of a journal. If I do not remember if a journal is monthly/weekly etc. then I have no idea of Issue 2, for example, is the one I have browsed or not without actually going through it again.

        12 votes
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        • Eliminate "The" at the beginning of journal titles.

          Some of the titles start with "The" (The Journal of Chemical Physics), so if someone's browsing a shelf for the title they'd have to look in the T's rather than the J's.

          11 votes
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          • Add a journal description on the TOC Page

            Add a feature so that, from the TOC view, to tap in order to retrieve information about a journal.

            11 votes
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            • 10 votes
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              • Display ISSN next to the title in BrowZine Web

                Visibility of the ISSN can help distinguish similarly named titles.

                10 votes
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                • add the ability to create a placeholder for non-BrowZine journals.

                  Add a way for users to add a non-BrowZine compatible journal to their bookshelf and link it to the journal website, library A-to-Z list or other location.

                  10 votes
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                  • Allow downloading of articles previously saved in Zotero.

                    Allow loading of saved articles from my Zotero library and my PC so I can keep all my journal articles on my BrowZine bookshelf.

                    10 votes
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                    • Add drag and drop to My Bookshelf within BrowZine on the web

                      Add a similar experience that mobile enjoys to the web version of BrowZine to allow users to re-arrange their Bookshelf via a simple drag and drop interface.

                      9 votes
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                      • Option for "Export all citations"or "export selected citation"

                        It takes time to manually download every citation, especially when you want to download a whole edition. An "Export all" and "Export selected citations" function would come in handy.

                        9 votes
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                        • Show all journals in the library and their number in addition to journals and their number in each category.

                          Users want to see the scope/size of the library. They are asking how many journals are available in total. Subject categories artificially and subjectively segment journals. They may hide some journals from the users especial in the highly interdisciplinary research. Researchers do not want to jump between multiple categories and repeat browse in each.

                          9 votes
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                          • Allow a user to bulk transfer articles saved in the app

                            This would be useful to backup articles found and saved in BrowZine in a service like DropBox, Mendeley or other service.

                            9 votes
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                            • Error alerts/log for library

                              If a user encounters an error such as "Full Text Failure - Your institution does not have access to this title. Please see your library for assistance", chances are they won't contact the library. It would be great if there was an option for the library to somehow be able to access a log or alert that these errors are occurring, so then we may properly update our holdings

                              9 votes
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                              • Add journals from all publishers and users will only get access to what their university subscribe to. They will get a turn away otherwise.

                                Add journals from all publishers and users will only get access to what their university subscribe to. They will get a turn away otherwise.

                                9 votes
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                                • Add additional bookcases to My Bookshelf

                                  64 seems an arbitrarily low number of journals to track--I'd like to be able to keep tabs on more.

                                  8 votes
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                                  • 8 votes
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                                    • to provide the possibility to make your selection of journals in a bookcase visible to other users of your institution

                                      As an instructor or librarian you can for instance show students easily which scientific journals are of interest for a particular course or educational program.

                                      8 votes
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                                      • Enable addition of chat widget / LibAnswers

                                        Add the ability for libraries to include their chat widgets / "Ask a Librarian" within BrowZine, so that users can ask for help locally.

                                        7 votes
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                                        • 7 votes
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