The aim of this session is to help familiarise students with the various ebook platforms and functionalities available to them through Learning Services and to gain a better understanding of how to view, access and utilise ebooks as part of their academic development.
By the end of the session students will:
Understand the benefits to using ebooks, including rationale for purchasing electronic copies for sustainability and inclusivity
Identify what items within the University of Suffolk library collection are available in an electronic format
Limit Summon results to items available as ebooks within the collection
Access electronic books regardless of the platform (eBrary, Dawsons, etc.) they reside in
Add ebook titles to a virtual bookshelf with which they can later access