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Using Ebooks

How to download Project Muse Ebooks

Project Muse eBooks

Project MUSE offers full-text humanities and social science scholarly content to Elon students, faculty, and staff. All of the content is available to unlimited simultaneous users, so lends itself well to class reading assignments and textbook use.

Project MUSE articles may be included in Moodle course reserves only through a link to the article. All content level URLs in MUSE are stable URLs. The PDF articles themselves may not be saved in Moodle. No special permission is required to link

Using Project Muse eBooks

  • Access: from the Project Muse database
  • Download to PC: Yes, by chapter
  • Download to eReader: Yes, as a PDF document
  • Download to handheld? Yes (download or transfer from PC); Project MUSE can be accessed on mobile devices with a web browser, such as the iPhone, iPad, or Android; not compatible with the Kindle.
  • Printing?: Yes, chapter at a time, once downloaded
  • PDF: Yes
  • Max Simultaneous Users: Unlimited; no checkout necessary.
  • User Account Required: No. Anyone can create a Project MUSE user name and account. This account will allow you to save items you find in your searches to your personal library, reference past searches, and view past items you have viewed.
  • Digital Rights Management: None