A hand-held electronic device on which the text of a book can be read.
Also: a book whose text is available in an electronic format for reading on such a device or on a computer screen; (occas.) a book whose text is available only or primarily on the Internet.
Most of the Turku University Library's e-books can be read via the internet without a separate device or programme. Check the Save, Print, Use tab above to get an overview of how to use the e-books acquired by the Turku University Library.
Most of the e-books
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