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  • Architecture and Design
  • Behavioral Science
  • Biomedical and Life Sciences
  • Business and Economics
  • Chemistry and Materials Science
  • Computer Science
  • Earth and Environmental Science
  • Engineering
  • Humanities, Social Sciences and Law
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Medicine
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Professional and Applied Computing
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SpringerLink Ebooks

SpringerLink provides a collection of over 12,000 ebooks in 13 subjects: Architecture and Design; Behavioral Science; Biomedical and Life Sciences; Business and Economics; Chemistry and Materials Science; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Science; Engineering; Humanities, Social Sciences and Law; Mathematics and Statistics; Medicine; Physics and Astronomy; and Professional and Applied Computing. (We have access to most English-language ebooks from 2005 forward.

A collection of over 12,000 ebooks and book chapters in 13 subjects: Architecture and Design; Behavioral Science; Biomedical and Life Sciences; Business and Economics; Chemistry and Materials Science; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Science; Engineering; Humanities, Social Sciences and Law; Mathematics and Statistics; Medicine; Physics and Astronomy; and Professional and Applied Computing. (We have access to most English-language ebooks from this site; ebooks will be marked with a green box to denote access rights.) Most documents are delivered as PDFs that can be downloaded and saved.

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Yes, content is downloadable in PDF format.

Coverage

Any Adobe Digital Editions compatible device, including iOS, Android, Nook, and Sony Reader. (Individual pages saved as PDFs can be read on Kindles.)

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  • Chapter-level linking in Get VText

Date

June 15, 2012


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Digital Rights Management Digital Rights Management system in place
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Printable Able to be printed
Digital Rights Management Downloadable
gold open access - publishing Resource provides open access publishing opportunities and open access publications.
get VText Resource provides self archiving opportunities and open access documents.

Many of our ebooks are available as PDFs and this format is supported by many ebook readers. Here's a chart listing the capabilities of several major e-reader devices. Some of our downloadable ebooks use Abobe Digital Editions to set expiration periods; here's a list of compatible devices.We do not provide support for loading ebooks onto your device.

We recommend these apps for reading most of our downloadable ebooks:

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