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E-books

This research guide is intended to help you understand the various e-book platforms available at Florida State University.

SpringerLink

This platform hosts the e-books and e-journals in the Springer LINK collection. An app with functionality identical to the website is available for Android and iOS. E-books on this platform are available via purchase. Springer Nature manages this platform to host the titles it publishes.

Tutorial: How to Access the E-book

Navigate through the slides for steps to accessing the e-book

How to Access the E-book

  • Download E-book as PDF or EPUB
  • Search E-book Text
  • Download Chapter as PDF
  • Read Chapter Abstract in Browser

Click buttons labelled Download book PDF (attribute title Download this book in PDF format) and Download book EPUB (attribute title Download this book in EPUB format) to download e-book as PDF or EPUB

Download E-book as PDF or EPUB

Use search bar at springerlink-event-search to search e-book text

Search E-book Text

Click link labelled PDF (attribute class content-type-list__action-label test-book-toc-download-link) beside chapter title to download chapter as PDF

Download Chapter as PDF

Click link labelled with chapter title (attribute class content-type-list__link u-interface-link) to read chapter abstract in browser

Read Chapter Abstract in Browser

Tutorial: How to Use the E-book

Navigate through the slides for steps to using the e-book

How to Use the E-book

  • Copy or Export Chapter Citation
  • Download E-book as PDF or EPUB
  • Copy or Email Permalink to Page
  • Download Chapter as PDF

Click link labelled Cite as or Cite chapter button at button-Dropdown-citations-dropdown to copy or export chapter citation

Copy or Export Chapter Citation

Click Download book button at button-DownloadOptions-[unique book ID]-dropdown to download e-book as PDF or EPUB

Download E-book as PDF or EPUB

Copy or Email Permalink to Page

Click link labelled Download in section at cobranding-and-download-availability-text to download chapter as PDF

Download Chapter as PDF

Benefits of a Personal Account

  • Access full text off campus.

To create your personal account, click here.

For help, check out the Springer Online Service.

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