Viewing e-books is easy once you've found them in Hunter.
Step 1: Go to www.huntersearch.sgul.ac.uk and choose 'Library Catalogue' in the drop down menu.
Step 2: Type in the relevant keyword or keywords into the search box and click the search button. You'll then see a list of relevant resources.
Step 3: If you see a round green icon, and the words 'Online access' next to an item listed in your search results, it means the item can be read online.
Step 4: Click on the 'View Online' tab. You may be taken directly to the e-book, or you may be asked to click another link to access the e-book.
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Note: If you're accessing the online resources offsite. You will be asked for a username and password. Use the SGUL username and password that you have for logging onto computers onsite. The log in page can look different for different e-books publishers.
(NHS users should log in using OpenAthens, please refer to the relevant helpsheet on the Library help page on the website.)
You'll be asked to find your 'institution', remember to look for 'St George's, University of London'
A 3 minute video showing you how to search for e-books on Hunter.