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Mount Library Ebook Collections
With your Mount credentials, you can access thousands of ebooks. Use the links below to access ebook collections. If you've already found an ebook in the Novanet catalogue, skip to the next section for help accessing the ebook.
A comprehensive collection of close to 366,000 electronic books, the majority scholarly in content, in all subject areas. Includes the Canadian Electronic Library Publishers Collection. Login required on and off campus.
ACLS Humanities E-Book (HEB) is an online collection of over 5,400 titles in the humanities and related social sciences. The collection includes monographs, special series, primary sources, and other works of lasting scholarly value.
The titles are recommended for inclusion by members of the societies that make up the American Council of Learned Societies, scholarly publishers who partner with HEB, and individual scholars/librarians. Titles (other than award-winners) are reviewed by the appropriate ACLS society to ensure that they are of high quality and lasting scholarly value. HEB adds 200-300 new titles to the collection annually.
Open Book Publishers' books are published in hardback, paperback and ebook editions. They also publish free online editions of every title in PDF, HTML and XML formats that can be read via their website, downloaded, reused or embedded anywhere.
OHP is an international community of scholars, editors and readers with a focus on critical and cultural theory. They have operated as a independent volunteer initiative since 2006, promoting open access scholarship in journals, books and exploring new forms of scholarly communication.
Established in 1962, the MIT Press is one of the largest and most distinguished university presses in the world and a leading publisher of books and journals at the intersection of science, technology, art, social science, and design. MIT Press books and journals are known for their intellectual daring, scholarly standards, interdisciplinary focus, and distinctive design.
Accessing Ebooks in Novanet
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Mount Saint Vincent University students, faculty and staff have access to items labeled Full Text Access restricted: MSVU users only and Full Text Access available to Novanet members (Nova Scotia universities and NSCC). Unfortunately publishers do not allow other universities and colleges to share their ebook collections.
You may be requested to login with your MSVU credentials
To access a ProQuest ebook, you'll need to log in to ProQuest Ebook Central using your Mount credentials. There's no need to create a separate account.
We recommend using your Mount credentials to create an account when using EBSCO ebooks. This will allow you to annotate and save the ebooks you are reading for easy access later.