Lazy Scholar 2.2: Institutional full text access

Lazy Scholar version 2.2 brings a new feature that will improve the full text finding capability for many users: automatic institutional full text access! Lazy Scholar can now deep link with your library and search for full texts even when you’re off campus. How...

Lazy Scholar 2.0: Getting Smarter

For the last half year I’ve been working on laying the groundwork for giving Lazy Scholar the ability to extract helpful information from a paper and put it in a sidebar. Most of this information is extracted using text matching rules, and some using machine...

Lazy Scholar 1.35 for Chrome: Open Access Indicator

Next week is Open Access week, promoting freely available scholarly research. Lazy Scholar makes finding open access copies of research easier when you open an abstract or paper. Now, thanks to dissem.in, you can clearly identify if the article you’re looking at...

Lazy Scholar 1.2 for Chrome

Just in time for a new semester… Lazy Scholar gets a fresh coat of paint and a little bit smarter. Here’s what you’ll see in the update rolling out now:     You’ll notice a new “Related Citations” section. Clicking the...

Lazy Scholar for Chrome 0.9.0.0

It has been a number of months since the last update, but today’s brings several new features and improvements. Before we get into them, an item of importance: Help Build a Recommendation System Being a distributed extension, Lazy Scholar is in a unique position...

Beta testing group

Because upcoming features and redesigns will be increasingly complex, I have decided to create a version of Lazy Scholar for beta testing to get feedback on new versions before I roll them out to everyone. If you are willing to accept the risks of testing potentially...