"The Age of Sustainable Development" by Jeffrey Sachs for course 803 is available as an e-book in Ebrary.
Ebrary is a database containing thousands of e-books. SSE Library subscribes to the business and economics section.
How to read and download an Ebrary e-book:
1. Read it online without downloading. Using this method, features like underlining, bookmarking and annotating cannot be performed.
When reading online, it is possible to download and print one chapter or a maximum of 132 pages.
2. Download the complete book and read it offline. The book can then be kept for two weeks, after which it will expire. But it can be downloaded again.
Downloads are supported on your desktop, laptop, tablet or smart phone (iOS and Android).
To download a title you need to sign in to Ebrary. Sign in with your usual sse student log-in credentials. Make sure to choose domain Student.
An Adobe ID is needed for downloading e-books, as well as Adobe Digital Editions. Adobe Digital Editions is as software for reading and managing e-books. It is available as a free download on the internet.
When an e-book is downloaded, it is possible to bookmark, underline and make annotations.
To download an e-book to a tablet or a smart phone you must install the Blue Fire Reader app on your device.