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Ebooks@Macquarie

Welcome

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  • Ebooks are the online equivalent of printed books. They can be used on personal computers and mobile devices.
  • The library's ebooks are free to use.
  • This guide will assist you in using the library's ebooks. It will let you know about their different features and functions.

Why use an ebook?

Benefits of using  the library's ebooks: 

  • access -  24-7 available any time

  • portability - accessible using a desktop PC and/or mobile devices

  • free - view online or download to read offline

  • support accessibility, eg they may offer text to speech functions or the ability to resize text

  • flexible delivery, eg the ability to link to a book directly from iLearn

  • user interactivity, eg hyperlinking and the inclusion of multimedia.