eBooks @ OHSU Library

Downloading and Printing

All OHSU eBook collections allow you to read eBooks using a web browser. For offline viewing most eBook providers allow users to print or download content. Additionally some eBook providers restrict the number of users who can read an online book simultaneously. The table below outlines options for each provider.

Information by Collection

Collection Name

Printing

Downloading

Concurrent Users Allowed

AccessAnesthesiology, Emergency Medicine, Medicine, and Surgery

Print entire chapters

Not available

Unlimited

Books@Ovid

Outputting Books@Ovid

Outputting Books@Ovid

Unlimited

CRCnetBASE

Print entire chapters

Download chapters as PDFs

Unlimited

EBSCOhost eBooks

Printing eBook pages

Saving eBook pages as PDFs

Varies by title

Gale Virtual Reference Library 

No printing restrictions

Download chapters as PDFs

Unlimited

McGraw-Hill eBook Library 

No printing restrictions

Download entire books as PDFs

Unlimited

National Academies Press 

No printing restrictions

Download chapters or entire documents as PDFs

Unlimited

NCBI Bookshelf 

No printing restrictions

Varies by publisher

Unlimited

ProQuest eBook Central The typical print allowance for most titles is 40% of the book

Varies by publisher

Variable

R2 Digital Library

Print entire chapters

Not available

Limited to 1 user at a time

Science Direct eBooks

No printing restrictions

Download chapters as PDFs

Unlimited

SpringerLink eBooks

No printing restrictions

Download chapters as PDFs

Unlimited

Thieme eBook Library

No printing restrictions

Download entire document, requires free iPublishCentral reader software

Unlimited

Wiley Online Library

No printing restrictions

Download chapters as PDFs

Unlimited