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E - Brary        

Reading an ebrary book online requires installation of the ebrary reader. Users may copy and paste portions of a text within the limits of copyright law, for the purposes, for instance, of pasting a direct quote into a paper while browsing or reading online using the ebrary reader.

You may only copy one page per session. ebrary tracks the number of pages you print and you will know when you have reached your limit for that book via an error message onscreen.   As a general rule you are able to print up to 40% of the book or 1 chapter (whichever is the greater) per book title per browser session   

EBSCOhost E book Collection    

PRINTING OR SAVING AN EBSCOHOST eBOOK:  Users may be able to print a maximum of 30 pages per title per browser session. (This limit is publisher dependent). To print (or save) e-Books pages as a PDF:

  • Open the e-Book in the e-Book Full Text viewer and select the pages or chapter.
  • Select eMail and under Include in PDF, select this section has ? pages
  • Select Email, type the email address and send.

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Software is required for transferring the content of e-books to devices. Knovel recommends users limit printing or downloading activity to roughly no more than 10% or 25 pages per title, whichever the smaller quantity.


Accessing, Downloading and Printing e books

Access to electronic books hosted by subscription databases require a UJ Database Access PIN. Additionally, the e book platform may require additional access registration including the creation of a User Account before you are able to download or print either the complete book or parts thereof. You can create a Database Access PIN here

E books From Databases

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You need to set up a personal account with MyiLibrary to save e-books to your bookshelf before being able to download.

Once this is done, you will be able to download the e-book file to your desktop computer, laptop, phone or e-reader.

E books From Databases

Royal Society of Chemistry


Reading Online or Downloading. Chapter selected opens into pdf which may me printed or downloaded.

Explore Elsevier ScienceDirect for more information

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