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All About eBooks: ACLS Humanities

About ACLS Humanities

ALCS Humanities ebooks logo

Supported Devices

Computer monitor ACLS ebooks can be read instantly within any Internet browser. 


You can also download ACLS book chapters as pdf files, so you can access them on any device with a pdf reader.

Using an ACLS Humanities eBook

You can use the top menu to browse or search for a book. 

ACLS menu

Browse by title, author, or subject. Search gives many limiter options, including the ability to search within full text.

Click on a book's title to proceed.

A book's catalog record provides all publisher information. There is a save citation option that will export information to Zotero. The record should also show the table of contents for the book. 

Catalog record within ACLS

Click on a book chapter title to read or download.

The text of the chapter should now be visible. Options in the upper left will display the chapter as plain text or download as a pdf. Additional options at the top change pages and size of the page. 

It is not possible to download the entire book at once, but you may download each chapter separately as a pdf.

ACLS reader page with image, text, and pdf option


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