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E-Books

Everything you need to know about finding and using e-books in XJTLU Library.

Printing & Downloading of E-books

E-Books packages 

Printable / Downloadable?

   BKS Digital Library

-- Cannot print from BKS ebooks directly. May use botuReader App to download titles for offline reading.

   Chao Xing

-- Cannot print from Chaoxing ebooks directly. May use SSReader App to download titles for offline reading.

   Ureader

-- Cannot download or print from Ureader ebooks. Only for online reading.

   Cengage

-- May download a chapter, or print up to 30 pages at a time.

   De Gruyter

-- May print or download individual chapters for personal use.

   European Mathematical Society (EMS)

-- May download individual chapters or a title for personal use.

   Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)

-- May download individual chapters or a title for personal use.

   Elsevier ScienceDirect

-- May download PDF of section/chapter and print from Adobe Reader.

   Emerald e-Book Series Collection

-- May download or print individual articles and chapters for personal use only.

   Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)

-- May download and save individual chapters.

   IGI Global

-- May download and print individual chapters.

   McGraw-Hill eBook Library (Business Package)

-- May download an entire ebook and print within copyrights limits for personal use

   Oxford Scholarship Online

-- May download a chapter, or print up to 30 pages at a time.

   Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC)

-- May print or download up to 5% or one chapter of a book

   SpringerLINK
 

-- May download as PDFs and print one chapter at a time solely for scholarly, educational or personal use

   Taylor & Francis

-- May download individual chapters or titles in PDF for personal use 

-- May print within copyrights limits for personal use 

   Wiley Online Library

-- May print or download book chapters, one at a time.

   World Scientific

-- May print or download book chapters, one at a time

Reading Apps for Offline Reading

Some of our ebook collections that use specified reading apps to enable you to download ebooks for offline reading.  

Here's what you'll need:

  Reading App(s)

   Notes

  botuReader

If you plan to downloaded any ebooks from BKS Digital Library (Mirror site) on your computer for offline reading, you will need to install the Reading App botuReader.

  SSReader

You will need to install this on your computer or mobile if you plan to download any ebooks from Chao Xing eBooks for offline reading.