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Using Ebooks: Ebook usability chart

Last Updated: Sep 8, 2021 11:14 AM

Usability chart

 

Platform Number of Simultaneous Users=Loan Period Copying/Printing Download to PC/Device Formats Permalink Software Requirements
ProQuest (Ebook Central)

Unlimited users= 21 days

Non-linear users= 7 days

3 users=  3 days

1 user= 1 day

Varies, See Availability menu in each title. Varies, See Availability menu in each title. PDF  Yes PDF reader or web browser
EBSCO

Unlimited users= 7 days

Concurrent= 7 days    

3 users= 7 days

1 user= 7 days

Varies. See Publisher permissions menu in each title. Varies. See Publisher permissions menu in each title. PDF  Yes PDF reader or web browser
JSTOR Unlimited users=unlimited days

Print/PDF= by chapter

 

Downloadable and read online PDF  Yes PDF reader or web browser
Oxford

Unlimited users= unlimited days

3 users= unlimited days

1 users= unlimited days

Print/PDF= by chapter

Online reading and downloadable by chapter PDF Yes  Web browser
Cambridge

Unlimited users= unlimited days

1 user= unlimited days

Print/PDF=by chapter or entire book

Yes PDF Yes PDF reader.
Taylor & Francis Unlimited users=unlimited days

Print/PDF= by chapter or entire book

Downloadable and read online PDF  Yes PDF reader or web  browser.
Project Muse Unlimited users=unlimited days Print/PDF= by chapter Downloadable  PDF Yes PDF reader