Linking to an ebook - VLeBooks
 

Linking to the entire view of ebook

Step 1

Log in to Askews and Holts.
http://www.vlebooks.com/

Log in using the Shibboleth login option then choose Newman University. Enter your Newman IT username and password when prompted.

Search for the ebook.

Step 2

Copy the URL in the address bar, as shown below.

(If you use the link from library catalogue then your students will not be able to access the books from off campus).

 

Step 3

Paste the link in the required destination (do not paste the link in to MS Word as it will not work - if you need to paste it somewhere temporary, use Notepad), for example
http://www.vlebooks.com/vleweb/Product/Index/53515


When users click on the above link, they will need to then log in via OpenAthens (Use Shibboleth login option then choose Newman University, then enter your Newman IT username and password when prompted.)

Please note - you cannot link to a specific chapter in an ebook.