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e-Books guide

Everything you need to know about finding and using e-books in our Library and beyond.

About Taylor & Francis eBooks

Taylor & Francis eBooks cover a wide range of subjects.  Titles that were formerly on the CRCNetbase platform are now available on Taylor and Francis eBooks.

Use the Search option, to find books by keyword, author, title or ISBN, or Browse by Subjects.

Reading online

Once you have selected an e-book, click on Read online to view it.

Screenshot highlighting read online button


You can download the entire book in PDF format, or by scrolling down to the table of contents individual chapters can be downloaded. You can open the PDF file in an e-book reader, such as Adobe Digital Editions (see e-Book Readers for instructions on installing ADE).

Screenshot highlighting whole book download button

Screenshot highlighting chapter download button


Printing and Copying

In Read Online mode, select the print button on the left of the screen to select all pages or a specific range of pages to print.

Screenshot highlighting print button and dialog box from online reader

To copy, highlight the selected section of text, right-click your mouse and choose Copy, then click on Copy Text.

If viewing the PDF of the book or chapter, use the Print button to print and right-click on the selected text to Copy.