E-books - guide: EEBO - Early English Books Online

Reading and downloading an e-book

  • You can download TIFF and PDF onto your computer.
  • You can use copy/paste to copy limited amount of text (HTML-text).
  • You can't download the entire book at once.

Reading an online-version (PC)

  • In Helka click the word "Online resource".   You can also use "Search Library Resources"-box from the library's homepage.
  • On EEBO homepage you can use Search-option or Browse-option.
  • No program installation is needed when reading online. When reading PDF - you'll need an Adobe Reader.

Online reading

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

More information

  • A digital library of works published in English in 1474-1700 as digital images.

    This database provides full-text access to over 125,000 individual titles.

    Through EEBO, you can:
    • Search the bibliographic citations
    • Browse online the digital images of every page
    • Download the digital images in PDF format for more extensive viewing and printing

    NEW! A selection of texts (when completed 25000) now available also as
    searchable full text.

Downloading onto a mobile device

  • You can download PDF-pages onto your mobile device.
  • You can use copy/paste to copy limited amount of text.

Reading a book with your mobile device

  • No program installation is needed when reading online from the web page.
  • With PDF, Adobe Reader is needed. You can download Adobe Reader from the Apple (Appstore), Android (Google Play) and Microsoft (Microsoft Marketplace) application shops.

Printing

  • You may print from the web page (HTML).
  • You may print PDF.

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