E-books - guide: Springer

Reading and downloading an e-book

  • You can download the whole book / PDF-chapters onto your computer.
  • You can download the whole book as ePub onto your computer.

Reading online (PC)

  • In Helka click the word "Online resource".  
  • You can download the whole book as PDF by clicking "Download ebook". With PDF, you'll need an Adobe Reader. Adobe Reader is free of charge.
  • You can open / download the whole book as ePub by clicking "Download book EPUB".
  • You can read PDF-chapters by clicking "PDF" beside every chapter.

Online reading

  • No program installation is needed when reading online.
  • When reading PDF, you'll need an Adobe Reader. Adobe Reader is free of charge.
  • There is unlimited multi-user access to the books.,

More information

  • Online information service for scientific, technical, and medical journals and books.
  • SpringerLink offers electronic and printed literature from Springer-Verlag publisher. It also offers the work of other publishers, including Urban and Vogel, Steinkopff, and Birkhäuser.
  • Springer also includes books that aren't licensed to Helsinki University Library. You can limit the material licensed to Helsinki University by unmark the option "include Preview-Only Content" in advanced search.

Downloading onto a mobile device

  • You can download the whole book / PDF-chapters onto your device.
  • You can download the whole book as ePub onto your device.

Reading a book with your mobile device

  • You can read the book in PDF-mode - you'll need an Adobe Reader. Adobe Reader is free of charge.
  • You can download Adobe Reader from the Apple (Appstore), Android (Google Play) and Microsoft (Microsoft Marketplace) application shops.
  • Network connection (online-version).

Printing

  • Printing is unlimited for educational purposes.

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