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E-Books at the University of Kentucky Libraries: Oxford Scholarship Online

Oxford Scholarship Online

About this Resource

E-books from Oxford Press. Five subjects are now available: Economics/Finance, History, Political Science, Philosophy, and Religion. More subjects will be added: Biology, Business/Management, Classics, Math, Linguistics, Literature, Physics, and Psychology. For every chapter: search tags, abstracts, and full-text. Tags and abstracts are available for 1,900 books, even if we haven't purchased the e-book.


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  • Chapters are available as web pages (html) via most standard web browsers and may be downloaded as PDF files.

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  • Explicitly supported browsers are Firefox 3 and 4, Safari 5, Google Chrome 10, Internet Explorer 7, 8 and 9

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  • No specific app is available for mobile access. Resources may be accessible from mobile browsers, but site is not optimized for mobile access.
  • PDF files may be transferred to mobile devices that have PDF reader capabilities.

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Users may print a chapter at a time. Due to copyright, users may only print single copies for personal use.