E-books - guide: Oxford Scholarship Online

Reading and downloading an e-book

  • In Helka click the word "Online resource". 
  • You can start reading by clicking a chapter. You can read html chapters or PDF chapters. When reading PDF - you'll need and Adobe Reader.
  • When signed in, you can create virtual bookshelf (My Work). Signing in is a free of charge, please note that Helsinki University user ID is not cerviceable to Oxford Scholarship.
  • You can read and print chapters in html and PDF. You can't read or print the whole book at a time.
  • You can send references to Refworks etc.

Reading an online-version (PC)

  • In Helka click the word "Online resource".  
  • You can start reading by clicking a chapter. You can read html chapters or PDF chapters. When reading PDF - you'll need and Adobe Reader.
  • When signed in, you can create virtual bookshelf (My Work). Signing in is a free of charge, please note that Helsinki University user ID is not serviceable to Oxford Scholarship.

Online reading

  • Online-reading doesn't require any program installations.
  • You can also read the book in PDF-mode - you'll need an Adobe Reader. Adobe Reader is free of charge.
  • There is unlimited multi-user access to the books.
  • Online reading requires a network connection.

More information

When signed in you can

  • Create your own virtual bookshelf.
  • Save references.
  • Short introduction to Oxford Scholarship Online from this link. Instructional video from this link.

Downloading onto a mobile device

  • You can download part of the material as PDF.

Reading a book with your mobile device

  • Online-reading doesn't require any program installations.
  • You can also read the book in PDF-mode - you'll need an Adobe Reader. Adobe Reader is free of charge.
  • Online reading requires a network connection.

Printing

  • You may print only part of the material/chapters.

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