E-books - guide: Cabi

Reading and downloading an e-book

From Cabi you can download onto your computer/device

  •  An entire book as an Adobe Digital Editions-document for 1-7 day loan period.
  • You can use copy/paste to copy limited amount of text.

To download a book you need

How to download a book onto your computer (PC)

  • In Helka click the word "Online resource".
  • From "Select device" choose your operating system (Windows, Mac OS). (Step 1).
  • From "Select Format" choose "PDF" (Step 2).
  • Choose "Install Software" only if you don't already have Adobe Digital Editions.
  • Choose "Download Ebook" (Step 4).
  • Adobe Digital Editions opens.
  • You don't have to return the item, you can delete the item from your Digital Editions bookshelf by choosing "Delete Item".

 

Online reading

  • No program installation is needed when reading online.
  • There is unlimited multi-user access to the books.

More information

  • CABI platform offers eBooks on agriculture, food science, environmental science, veterinary science, and related
    disciplines.

    CABI Archive Book Collection (2000 - 2004)you can access on OVID Platform:

    http://www.nelliportaali.fi/link/FIN05100

  • Online-version includes "Read Aloud"-option.

When signed in you can

  • Make notes.
  • Leave bookmarks.

 

Downloding onto a mobile device

From Cabi you can download onto your mobile device

  •  An entire book as an Bluefire Reader-document for 1-7 day loan period.
  • You can use copy/paste to copy limited amount of text.

Reading and downloading onto your mobile device you need

  • An Adobe ID. Creating the ID is free of charge.
  • A Bluefire Reader. You can download the program from the Apple (Appstore), Android (Google Play) and Microsoft (Microsoft Marketplace) application shops.
  • In Helka click the word "Online resource".
  • From "Select device" choose your operating system (Windows, Mac OS). (Step 1).
  • From "Select Format" choose "PDF" (Step 2).
  • Choose "Install Software" only if you don't already have Adobe Digital Editions.
  • Choose "Download Ebook" (Step 4).
  • Adobe Digital Editions opens.
  • You don't have to return the item, you can delete the item from your Digital Editions bookshelf by choosing "Delete Item".

 

Printing

  • You may print, but the number of pages varies according to each e-book.

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