The library at Sophiahemmmet University offers access to books online from Ebrary.
The puchased e-books are registered in the webbased catalogue Sophialine. You find the e-books by choosing E-bok / E-book from the material dropdown menu. Click on the link to get access to the book. You can also reach the e-books through the website http://site.ebrary.com/lib/sophiahemmet/home.action?force=1.
All of the books are available through the network at Sophiahemmet University, either if you are present at the university or if you connect from outside the university through the VPN client.
Most of the e-books are limited to a single user at a time.
To read an e-book: Search for the book you want to read. Click on the title of the book or the book cover.
You can read the book online on the screen or you can download the book to your computer, mobile phone or tablet, and then use it offline. You will need Adobe Digital Editions to download e-books to your laptop or desktop, or Bluefire reader to download e-books to you tablet or phone.
You can have ten downloaded ebrary books at a time.
To return a downloaded e-book early:
1. Open Adobe Digital Editions or Bluefire
2. Right-click the book, select “Return Borrowed Item“
Note, returns may take up to an hour to be recognized on your ebrary site.
New online reader - ProQuest Libguides
Download to a desktop or a laptop - ProQuest Libguides
Download to a mobile device - ProQuest Libguides
Getting started with the new reader - Ebrary support center
You can also use Ebrary's own the Help pages!