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E-books from Cambridge University Press purchased by the SFU Library. 
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E-book collection 
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E-books 
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Unlimited. Some titles restricted to 3 simultaneous users, see catalogue record. 
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Allows electronic reserves
yes 
Ereserves notes
3(a)iv. incorporate parts of the Online Product(s) in Course Packs and/or Electronic Reserves to be used by Authorised Users in the course of instruction (but not for Commercial Use ) at Your institution and hosted on a Secure Network. Each such item shall be subject to any limits detailed in clause 3(b) below, and shall carry appropriate acknowledgement of the source, listing title and author of the extract, title and author of the work, copyright notice, and the Publisher. Copies of such items shall be deleted by You when they are no longer used for such purpose. Course packs in non-electronic non-print perceptible form, such as audio or Braille, may also be offered to Authorised Users who, in Your reasonable opinion, are visually impaired; 
Allows coursepacks
yes 
Coursepack notes
3(a)iv. incorporate parts of the Online Product(s) in Course Packs and/or Electronic Reserves to be used by Authorised Users in the course of instruction (but not for Commercial Use ) at Your institution and hosted on a Secure Network. Each such item shall be subject to any limits detailed in clause 3(b) below, and shall carry appropriate acknowledgement of the source, listing title and author of the extract, title and author of the work, copyright notice, and the Publisher. Copies of such items shall be deleted by You when they are no longer used for such purpose. Course packs in non-electronic non-print perceptible form, such as audio or Braille, may also be offered to Authorised Users who, in Your reasonable opinion, are visually impaired; 
Allows interlibrary loan
yes 
Interlibrary loan notes
3(a)iii. may supply to the library of an institution within the same country as You (whether by post, fax or secure transmission, using Ariel or its equivalent, whereby the electronic file is deleted immediately after printing), for the purposes of individual research or private study by an Authorised User of the library and not for Commercial Use, a single paper copy of an individual document forming part of the Online Product(s), provided that any limits detailed in clause 3(b) below continue to apply; 3(b) ii. copy and paste one chapter of each title in the collection in question, or up to 5% of the pages from the total collection, whichever is the greater, for personal use only, during any given four-week period, unless otherwise stated in the Terms of Use for that particular Online Product; (iii) for each Online Product, make printed copies of one chapter or up to 20% of the pages from the total collection, whichever is greater, for personal use, during any given four-week period, unless otherwise stated in the Terms of Use for that particular Online Product. 
Online terms
 
Terms of use: Electronic resources are governed by license agreements which restrict access to Authorized Users. It is the responsibility of each user to abide by the license agreements and specific terms and conditions for each product. Systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information may result in loss of access to these resources for the entire SFU community. Please see SFU General Policy 24 on Fair Use of Information Resources.

Personal Privacy: Some licensed resources allow you to create a personal account for the purposes of creating folders, saving searches, and downloading entire e-books as well as other personalized services. Please be advised that the personal information you disclose to these and other external websites may be stored on servers located outside of Canada. When you use these services, no personal information about you is collected by or for the University. Canadian privacy laws do not apply to personal information you provide directly to these external websites. SFU Library recommends that you review the privacy policies of these and other external websites before using the services.