Panitza Library maintains a comprehensive collection of e-books that are available to AUBG faculty, students and staff. Currently, we subscribe to 2 specifically designed for academic libraries collections from leading companies – ProQuest and EBSCO.
Ebrary Academic Complete consists of over 115,000 electronic books in all subject areas. The e-books are included in the Library catalog and are fully searchable.
Many, but not all, Ebrary books can be downloaded for a borrowing period of up to 14 days. To do this, you must create a personal Ebrary account and download the free Adobe Digital Editions software. Compatible devices include iPad, iPhone, laptops and others. Use the internal Ebrary reader to print a chapter. To have full advantage of Ebrary services, you will have to sign in.
How do I get a “personal Ebrary account”?
Once on the Ebrary webpage, look at the top-right corner of the screen and click Sign In. You will be asked to enter username and password.
For Username, type “AUBG” plus the 10-digit barcode from the back of your AUBG ID card (14 symbols in total): example AUBG2288996655.
For Password, enter your surname with capital first letter: example Vasilev.
Note – all special punctuation or spaces have to be removed.
What is a “personal Ebrary account”?
Once you’re signed in, you will be able to:
You can use your bookshelf to:
Note, most personal preference info (such as citation choice and language) is stored as a “cookie” on the computer itself. The bookshelf is accessible from any computer.
If you are experiencing any access problems or have general questions on Ebrary, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone ext. 340.
EBSCO’s eBook Academic Collection includes more than 130,000 multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter, ensuring that you’ll have access to information relevant to your research needs, all with a user-friendly search experience and simple download process. Subjects include:
Notable publishers and university presses include Elsevier Ltd., Taylor & Francis Ltd., John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Sage Publications, Ltd., Harvard University Press, Oxford University Press, and many more. All titles are available with unlimited user access, and new titles are regularly added to the collection.
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