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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 USA Libraries, that endeavors to create "a sustainable path to Open Access (OA) for Humanities and Social Sciences monographs."

Searching the Collection

Knowledge Unlatched titles can be found through SOUTHcat or through the Open Research Library page. For a list of titles in SOUTHcat, type "knowledge unlatched" and choose "Electronic Books" as a limit. Titles can also be be browsed at the Open Research Library page.

Searching the Open Research Library

The search choices in The Open Research Library are the Basic Search and the Advanced Search. The Advanced Search allows you to specify a field to search, such as title, category, content type, language, and publication year, which makes your search more precise.

Knowledge Unlatched Advanced Search

Book Record

You can read a Knowledge Unlatched book online or download it to your computer. Downloading requires that you have the free Adobe Digital Editions installed.

Knowledge Unlatched book page