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ebrary (now Ebook Central)

Online access
Description
Ebook Central combines over 140,000 subscription e-book titles, as well as thousands of purchased titles from the former EBL and ebrary platforms.
Online access
Resource type
E-book collection
Coverage
Update frequency
Access notes
Off-campus access restricted to current UFV students, faculty & staff
Simultaneous users
Unlimited for most titles. There is a small collection of titles that UFV has purchased. These are limited to 1 concurrent user.
Refworks compatible
RefWorks instructions
Where can I get this?
No
Title list
Print equivalents
Help
Accessibility
Persistent Links
Yes
Creating Persistent Links - Ebrary Persistent Links must be used.
Coursepacks
No
Persistent links must be used.
Classroom Handouts
Yes
May distribute a copy of small portions of ebooks in print or electronic from to Authorized Users, including the distribution of a copy for noncommercial educational purposes, to each individual student (Authorized User) in a class at a participating member's institution..
Learning Management Systems
No
Persistent links must be used.
E-reserves
No
Articles or other works contained in a Product may be included in your electronic reserves systems so long as such use employs durable links to the Products so that a “hit” is registered on ProQuest’s on-line platform each time a student views the work on reserve.
ILL
Yes
May utilize books for the purposes of fulfilling interlibrary loan requests.
Terms notes
Subjects
*All Subjects (Interdisciplinary)
Pricing model
Both Subscription and Purchased Titles Included
Consortium
Vendor/publisher
Proquest
Content provider
ebrary
Allows distance ed
Allows downloads
Yes
Misc notes