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  1. Add the option to display one, two, three or four shelves in the My Bookshelf bookcases

    For example, if only two shelves were displayed, then the journal cover images could be enlarged to fill the space.

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    • enable multiple holding years to be displayed on Journal titles.

      Some titles may have broken holdings years (e.g. 1990-2005, 2011-present) and it would be good to have a way to display this information in BrowZine records.

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      • Rename "My Bookshelf" to something like "Favorites"

        The tab My Bookshelf is confusing to me. I feel like people will think they can search for our e-books using this platform. Is there way to change the name of that particular tab to something like Favorites or My Favorite Journals?

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        • Add subject headings to the usage statistics

          When viewing the usage statistics for "My Bookshelf", "TOC Views", and "Full Text Downloads" it would be really useful to have the subject headings that each journal is tagged with. This would allow more granular analysis of themes/subject popularity.

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          • Saving to My Articles could be more intuitive

            When adding an article to "My Articles" I was given the choice of "General collection" or "Create a new collection" in the pop-up box. I clicked the check-mark next to General Collection and clicked done, and the article didn't save to my articles. Turns out by clicking the checkmark I'd un-checked it meaning there was no collection selected to save it to, so it didn't save. It shouldn't have let me do this and/or should have warned me.

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            • Filter Out "Accepted Manuscripts" from BrowZine until there is actual content available

              Some publishers like Oxford and IEEE sometimes produce an "article in press" which does not lead to full text since the publisher has not yet posted the document. Suppress these items from BrowZine, if possible, so that users being alerted about their existence don't waste time chasing items not yet available.

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              • Add a warning for deleting My Articles collections in the app.

                When you delete a collection in BrowZine web, you get this message: Are you sure you want to delete collection "Collection Name"? This will permanently delete this collection and all the articles it contains.

                Can a similar warning be added when you delete a collection from the app? I deleted one today on my iPad and didn't realize I'd lose any articles that weren't associated with another collection. You could also add something to the warning suggesting that users should move/copy articles to other collections if they don't want to lose the articles.

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                • Create Artificial Issues for continuously published titles like the Frontiers series

                  Doing so would make the titles much easier to browse.

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                  • Platform report1 (R4)

                    We would like to know how often specific platforms are accessed through BrowZine.

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                    • Allow a user to mark an issue unread (the system already marks articles unread when a new issue/article comes out)

                      It would be useful for a user to mark an issue unread for them to better keep track of issues/articles that they wish to read, whether the issue is new or not. Note that BrowZine already marks new articles/issues unread.

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                      • Add support for Citavi

                        Add direct export to Citavi

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                        • Add Yammer to "Social" options in sharing panel

                          Yammer is an enterprise-level Social network tool with Groups functionality. It would be great to be able to share an article found on BrowZine to a group in Yammer, effectively providing a broadcast of an article to an engaged audience. The Yammer icon would ideally be one option in the Social section of the Share window.

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                          • Integrate with ResearchID by Reuters so that a community is established

                            Integrate with ResearchID by Reuters so that a community is established

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                            • 1 vote
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                                • Provide the month and page numbers for journal articles. I usually search by month, not issue number.

                                  Please include the month and page numbers for articles in the Available Issues dropdown. It is difficult to search for articles by journal issue number. Most MDs I know refer to an article by the month it was published in a particular journal - eg - "the December issue of JCO." It is tedious opening and closing each issue of a journal to find one particular article that I am look for.
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                                      • Add functionality to import search results from e.g. Web of Science

                                        This would greatly improve the workflow of going from query to full text article.

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                                        • Add the possibility to open an article from another app (e.g. Feedly) in Android.

                                          Case in point: I browse headlines from journals through their rss-feeds on Feedly, and would love to be able to open the full text article in Browzine.

                                          The added benefit of this as opposed to opening it in a browser is the reduced loading time, improved readability, and the built in access through my library's proxy that Browzine offers.

                                          I see that from Feedly I can 'share' the link to different apps on my tablet, e.g. Gmail, clipboard, etc. It would be great if Browzine could be added to that list, so that the full text could be read from…

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