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Ebooks: Using Marx Library Ebooks with Ereaders: Knowledge Unlatched

Compatible Devices

Because Knowledge Unlatched ebooks are pdfs, they can be viewed on all of the following devices:

  1. Kindle
  2. Nook
  3. Sony eReader
  4. Kobo
  5. iPad
  6. Android

About Knowledge Unlatched

Knowledge Unlatched is a program supported by many libraries, including the Marx Library, that endeavors to create "a sustainable path to Open Access (OA) for Humanities and Social Sciences monographs."

Searching the Collection

There is no native search function for Knowledge Unlatched titles. They can be found through SOUTHcat or through the Directory of Open Access Books page. For a list of titles in SOUTHcat, type "knowledge unlatched" and choose "Marx Library Electronic Books" as a Quick Limit. Titles can also be be browsed at the Knowledge Unlatched page.

Searching DOAB

The search choices in DOAB are Simple Search and Advanced Search. The Advanced Search allows you to specify a field to search, such as Title, which makes your search more precise.

DOAB Search

Book Record

KU book record