Ebook Central provides access to a multidisciplinary collection of e-books from leading publishers.
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Please Note: If the maximum number of concurrent users accessing an e-book has been reached you will be unable to read the e-book and will need to try again later.
Publishers may choose to reduce these limits and full copyright law still applies.
Ebook Central displays your remaining copy and print allowances for each title when you are signed in.
You cannot download an entire copy of an Ebook Central e-book.
You can download individual pages and chapters. The number of pages you can download shares the same allowance as your printing allowance and is clearly displayed;
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You can download chapters or pages as PDF files.
When you are using a recognized screen reader such as JAWS, VoiceOver or NVDA you can turn on Accessibility Mode, pages of books are then presented as text rather than images, and other functions such as searching for a book or within the book are optimized for the screen.
More information can be found at Ebook Central's guide.
This short video demonstrates how Accessibility Mode works.