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E-Books at the University of Kentucky Libraries: SpringerLink


About this Resource

Access to the full-text of journals published by Springer and other publishers. Divided according to field into the Online Libraries of life sciences, chemical sciences, geosciences, computer science, mathematics, medicine, physics and astronomy, engineering, environmental sciences, and economics.


MyCopy is a feature from Springer which allows library patrons to purchase a softbound copy of an ebook the library subscribes to for $24.99. The costs are covered by the patron who is purchasing the book. This is only an option for titles to which UK Libraries subscribes that are less than 1200 pages and have a copyright date after 2005.

For more information, see the Springer MyCopy page.


Use & Download Info


  • Individual chapters/articles are viewable (and downloadable) as PDFs.

Software requirements

  • PDF reader such as Adobe Reader.

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PDFs can be printed the same as any PDF files.