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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

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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); need app such as iBooks or Good Reader for Apple devices, or an Androide PDF reader; 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 (there is no user account feature)

Digital Rights Management: None