What's in the Settings button?

Understand what setting you can change with the Settings button in the extension.

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Written by Clare Chan
Updated over a week ago

In the new extension, you will find a Settings button, which takes you to the settings to customize the extension, including general extension settings, as well as the behavior of extension pop-ups.

General setting

Institution select

Select your institution from the dropdown list. If you cannot find your institution on the list, this is because your library has not subscribed to Lean Library yet. If this is the case, please select Lean Library Open.

Language

Select the language you would like your extension to display. This is set up by your library.

Text size

Select the size of the text displayed within the extension.

Floating button position

Select where you would like the floating button to appear.

Notifications setting

Preferences

Let me decide which sites I'll see messages on

This allows you to disable pop-up on any website. Read here for more details

Automate my authentication and skip associated pop-ups

This setting enables the extension to streamline your authentication, so you will not see any pop-ups. Read here for more details.

Show me the option to register for email alerts within Google Scholar search results

This setting enables a journal alert subscription option on Google Scholar. Read here for more details.

Notify Me

When an article is found within my library’s holdings

This setting makes a pop-up appear to access the full-text article at an alternative location via your library

When an ebook is found within my library’s holdings

This setting makes a pop-up appear to access the full-text eBooks at an alternative location via your library

When an article has an Open Access version available

This setting makes a pop-up appear to access the full-text article at an Open Access location

When I can request a resource via an "Inter-Library Loan" form

This setting makes a pop-up appear to request a resource via an "Inter-Library Loan" form

Integrations

This includes settings for you to decide what type of message you see on the extension pop-up. (If your institution has not activated the below, these options will not appear)

Scite.Ai

This setting lets you decide where to see Scite.ai's badge. Read here for more details

Additional Library Search

This setting lets you rearrange the Additional Library Search result order and disable/enable the platforms that you wish to see appearing in Additional Library Search

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