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In this tutorial, you will learn how to access ebooks using Ebrary.
Use the arrows at the bottom of your screen to navigate this tutorial.
You are going to look for an ebook of the play Romeo and Juliet.
How many results did you get?
This will take you to the book's detailed record.
Welcome to Ebrary's QuickView Reader!
First, let's set up a user account.
Now that you’ve set up an account, let’s explore Ebrary's navigation tools.
You can use the arrows located directly above the book cover to flip through an e-book.
Next look down at the bottom. Which page number are you on?
The Page marker located on the toolbar allows you to jump to a certain page by entering in the number.
Which section of the play begins on page 49?
NOTE: There may be a discrepancy between the page number that appears at the bottom of the displayed ebook and the page number that appears in the search box .
The Table of Contents (TOC) located to the left of the book can take you to any chapter.
What is the first line of this chapter?
Suppose you have to give a presentation for your English class about imagery of darkness and light.
How many instances of the word "light" did you find?
Which chapter is ranked highest for the search term light?
The arrow next to the chapter title will show where the word is located.
Which of the following phrases contains the first reference to light in the chapter titled Romeo and Juliet?
How many times the word light occur on page 157?
In order to locate an exact phrase, you will need to place it in quotes.
Where does the phrase Juliet is the sun appear in the play?
You discover that Act 2, Scene 2 is full of references to light and decide to read it more closely for your presentation.
Ebrary allows you to highlight, annotate, and copy any passage.
You can also add a note to this highlight or copy it by clicking the sheet icons
This note will be saved on this passage and you will see it anytime you login to your account and access the book.
What is the maximum number of pages you can print from this particular ebook?
Ebrary also allows users to download content.
Use the download icons to download a the entire book or a specific chapter
Follow the directions in the pop-up window to download content.
You would like to find more ebooks about Romeo and Juliet for your presentation.
Approximately how many results did you get?
Look at the list of subject headings at the top of the screen.
Which of the following subject headings are NOT listed?
Now you should have around 400 results
Within your Bookshelf you can organize your books into folders.
Just drag and drop any book into the folder to add it.
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