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Finding Ebooks

Your complete guide to finding and using eBooks at Belk Library

Elsevier eBooks

ScienceDirect is the platform for Elsevier ebooks, primarily covering topics in science and medicine. All have unlimited simultaneous users, so lend themselves well to class reading assignments and textbook use. 

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Using Elsevier eBooks

  • Access: from library system search or in the ScienceDirect database.  To see which books in the database we have access to, use this TUTORIAL
  • Download to PC: Yes, by chapter
  • Download to eReader: Not to Kindle.
  • Download to handheld? Yes; use this TUTORIAL for details..
  • Printing? Yes, chapter PDFs.
  • PDF: Yes
  • Max Simultaneous Users: Unlimited; no checkout necessary.
  • User Account Required: No
  • Digital Rights Management: None