Did you know that as well as the books on the library shelves, we also have access to many electronic full text titles? This can be useful if there is high demand for a title, since it gives more people a chance to access it. It also means you do not need to come into the library to look for it, since you can access them from wherever you are.
If there are eBook versions of any of the books on your reading list on Blackboard, then you should be able to click on the link there and access it via iFind:
All our e-books are in the library catalogue (http://ifind.swan.ac.uk – or access via “iFind” on MyUni).
As explained on Day One, search by keyword or topic on the “Books & more” tab. When viewing the results, use the “Show only” filter on the left for “Full Text Online”:
Then scroll down to the “Resource Type” filter and select “Books”:
When searching iFind, if there is an eBook version, you will see the Online option
At Swansea University, we have different suppliers/web platforms for our eBooks.
Each of these sites looks and behaves a bit differently but with these common features:
Go to our handy library guide:
Or ask your friendly subject librarians!
iss November 14th, 2018
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