ReadCube is a new desktop citation and PDF management application available in beta version to life sciences researchers. Use it:
Learn more about the benefits of using ReadCube:
Go to the ReadCube website and download the free app. Follow the instructions on the screen to install the software and register your account. Be sure to look for the confirmation email to register your confirmation code. You'll need to do this before you start using the program.
If you install the application on your personal computer at home or anywhere off campus, you can set your institutional affiliation and allow ReadCube to access the Arnold Library's full text subscriptions available through the our Proxy (Off-Campus Access) URL. If you are only using ReadCube on campus, this step is optional.
To set the Proxy URL, look for the Preferences icon in the lower left corner of the application. Then click on the Institutional Affliation tab, and search and select Fred Hutchinson in the institution box. You may also Manually Enter Proxy URL, and enter this entire string in the text box as shown in the screen shot below: http://fhcrc.idm.oclc.org/login?url=%@
Once you've set up your Institutional Affiliation (see above for instructions), look for the yellow bar across the top of the window that opens when you click on the "Download Article" links:
Click on the bar and follow the instructions to login with your HutchNet ID and password:
If you have any questions about setting up your institutional affiliation or have trouble with your HutchNetID and Password, please contact the library at firstname.lastname@example.org or x4314.
Need Assistance? Look for the Support Center icon at the lower left corner or the Feedback button at the lower right corner of the application to access help tools from within ReadCube itself, or visit ReadCube Support online to:
Or contact the library at email@example.com or x4314.