HathiTrust Digital Library

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Description:
HathiTrust is a collaborative repository of digital content including millions of books are other materials. Searches include the catalog records, full text of the books, or individual collections. For those items that are out of copyright, you may view and download a copy.

General info:
Number of simultaneous users: Unlimited
Format: PDF
Export citation: Yes

Logistics:
Printing: PDF viewer-dependent. Users affiliated with HathiTrust partner institutions are able to print books in the public domain in their entirety. Please see information about logging in under Authentication/Login in the Help section.
Downloading: PDF viewer-dependent. Users affiliated with HathiTrust partner institutions are able to download books in the public domain in their entirety. Users who are not affiliated with HathiTrust partner institutions can download single-page PDFs. One cannot yet download at the chapter level.
Reading offline: PDF download for items out of copyright and not Google-digitized. If Google contributed content to HathiTrust, then you go to Google Books to download.
Chapter-level Linking: No
Plug-in software needed: Adobe Reader PDF viewer
Time out period:
Waiting period before able to sign back in:

For further info:
Help at http://www.hathitrust.org/help_digital_library

Personal account info
Personal account: Login in under your institution
Annotation/note taking in personal account:
Other capabilities in personal account:

Mobile devices
Tips on mobile devices and U Libraries e-books

These books may be viewed on a mobile device using a browser.

Mobile site? Yes, but searching within the text is not available via the mobile site - http://m.hathitrust.org

App for Android? No
App for iPad/iPhone? No

E-readers:
Tips on e-book readers and U Libraries e-books