Safari Tech Books

Link to Safari e-books

A collection of technology-related books from several publishers, most notably O'Reilly. The computer science librarian can add and remove titles at any time; contact Brian Conn to suggest a title from Safari's catalog.

General info:
Number of simultaneous users: 6
Format: Proprietary
Export citation: No

Printing: One page at a time per session. Small amounts of text can be copied and pasted into a word-processing document.
Downloading: No
Reading offline: No
Chapter-level Linking: Yes
Plug-in software needed: No
Time out period: 20 minutes
Waiting period before able to sign back in: None

For further info:

Personal account info
Personal account: No

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

Mobile site? Yes

App for Android? Yes
App for iPad/iPhone? Yes

E-readers are not supported.

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