Finding eBooks in EbscoHost eBook collection

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How to find eBooks in EbscoHost ebook collection. Instructions to access from UCT libraries website and instructions on rules of use

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Finding eBooks in EbscoHost eBook collection

  1. 1. How to find eBooks in the EbscoHost eBook collection By Jen Eidelman February 2014 This work is licensed under a Creative Commons AttributionNonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.
  2. 2. Finding eBooks on EBSCOHost http://www.lib.uct.ac.za/
  3. 3. Choose EBSCOHost
  4. 4. Choose eBook Collection (EBSCOHost) And click on Continue
  5. 5. If you do not have your own personal account in EbscoHost yet, create one, using the SIGN IN button. You will need to do this if you want to download the whole book. Sections of the book can be read online without signing in. When you download the whole book you can ‘borrow’ it for 5 days, as if it were a regular hardcopy book. If someone has downloaded or is reading the book during that 5 day loan period, you will not be able to access it and will be placed ‘on hold’ until the book becomes available again.
  6. 6. Create a new account or sign in if you have an account.
  7. 7. Once you have signed in you can see the ‘MY’ banner on the EbscoHost logo.
  8. 8. Type the name of the book: Seamless R and C++ Integration with RCPP And click on Search.
  9. 9. Choose eBook Full Text
  10. 10. To read the the book online click GO or choose chapters to read in the side panel
  11. 11. To download the whole book choose Download this eBook (Offline)
  12. 12. Checkout and Download for 5 Days

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