The E-book collections described here come from a variety of vendors and publishers, and each has its own look and feel. However, most have some functions in common, such as:
Browse the collection by title or topic
Search the collection
options may include keyword searching of the full text, or limiting to a specific field, such as title, author or subject.
Search for a keyword or phrase within a selected book
Browse a selected book by table of contents
Personalization options, such as:
create a bookshelf
annotate a book, adding highlighting and notes
Books can be read in a browser and in some cases can be downloaded for a specified borrowing period to compatible e-book readers. Specifics are noted in the descriptions of individual products.
In most cases, printing and downloading are limited. Specifics are noted in the descriptions of individual products.