EBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
EBSCO’s eBook Collection contains full text books, such as reference works, scientific monographs, literature and fiction. This eBook Collection contains more than 3,460 titles that are freely accessible and a small number of purchased titles.
N.B.: Please ensure that you close any e-book that you have been perusing by clicking on Result List, New Search, Back or Exit, so that a following user can gain access to the title. If you only click on the cross at the above right of your screen (and therefore close your Internet browser), the e-book will not become immediately available to another user.
On/Off campus via eBook Collection (EBSCOhost interface).
Downloading (parts of) e-books is possible; you need to create a personal account at EBSCO first, then you can download e-books to your personal folder.
Mobile: only downloadable e-books, using EBSCO eBook App for Smartphone or iPad.
You need to create a personal account on campus, prior to downloading the app. Subsequently download the app from Google Play or from the Appstore.
It is also possible to use your own e-reader (see overview of devices); first download Adobe Digital Editions
For many databases / digital sources / digital tools it is possible to create a personal account to be able to use functionalities like alerts, saving searches etc.
Before you do this, check the Privacy Statement of this database / digital source / digital tool, to find out which personal data are being saved.
Whether you share your personal data, is your own responsibility.
Fontys University accepts no liability for data breaches from this database / digital source / digital tool.