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Guide to using e-books subscribed to by the London Business School Library

E-Book Central

Using E-Books Central


An e-book platform which provides access to academic books from the world's leading publishers. 


Staff, students, faculty 


Access on and off campus via library catalogue 


Printing and copying pages is restricted according to agreements with various publishers, and can only be done from the Read Online mode only

Printing -  you will be 'credited' with a number of pages, and you will then be able to print  or save one page at a time

Make & save notes when you are reading, these can then be exported or shared with others.


E-Book Central e-books may be downloaded or read online 

Titles can be downloaded to any device that supports Adobe Digital Editions. 

Downloaded books will remain on your device for one or more days, depending on the loan periods offered

E-Book Central Bookshelf

10 titles that you’ve recently viewed are displayed here.

Annotations: Access your highlights, notes and bookmarks at the book level quickly and efficiently.

Further help with using E-Book Central  including help on downloading to mobile devices, is available here


Search our catalogue


E-Books are listed in the Library Catalogue. 
Click on the URL link in the record.
If there is no e-book version of a book that you need
email as we may be able to help.