The library provides access to various e-book services for students and staff of Metropolia University of Applied Sciences.
Some e-book services require you to register and create a separate user account for using all functionalities of their e-book platform (printing, downloading, making reservations etc.).
Instructions for different e-book services can be found in this guide.
If you have any questions concerning e-books contact the library: email@example.com
You can find links to e-books in MetCat Finna, or you can browse the various e-book services.
E-resources are available within Metropolia network and also remotely. Remote access is available for Metropolia students and staff by using Metropolia username and password.
You can read most e-books in a browser. Some e-books can also be downloaded (for example e-books in Ebook Central, Ebsco e-books and Springer).
Usage restrictions vary between different e-book services:
Printing and downloading restrictions also vary between different e-book services.
E-resources licensed by Metropolia library can only be used for non-commercial educational purposes (studying, teaching, research).
1. Install Adobe Digital Editions e-book reader
2. Authorize Adobe Digital Editions:
On some e-book platforms the Adobe Acrobat Reader is all you need to read e-books in PDF format.
Download Adobe Acrobat Reader
Many e-book platforms use Adobe Digital Editions e-book reader, which can be used to read various e-book formats (PDF, EPUB).
Download Adobe Digital Editions
Suggest acquisition of an e-book via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Availability of e-books via library:
Thus, as a library we might not be able to purchase all required books as e-books.
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