Finding and Using Ebooks

Highlights electronic books available through the University of Arkansas Libraries

About Synthesis Digital Library

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The Synthesis Library from Morgan & Claypool publishers offers short ebooks that synthesize important research or development topics, each authored by a prominent contributor to the field. The Libraries own collections 1 through 6, representing books published through 2016. 

The Basics: Synthesis Digital Library

Where can I find them?

Most are in the library catalog and in QuickSearch. 
When using IEEE Xplore, you will find citations to Morgan & Claypool titles.  Use the Find it!  button to locate them on our collection.

How many simultaneous users?

Titles are licensed for unlimited users. 

Do I need a special account?

No. 

Are there download or print limits? 

No, you may download and keep an entire book.

Can I read offline? 

You may download an entire book for offline reading.

Is special software needed? 

No.

How long may I check a book out to read offline?

Downloads may be kept indefinitely.  

Read Online

All Morgan & Claypool titles are in PDF format only.  Click the link to download and read the PDF. 

PDF format is optimized for printing while PDF Plus has internal reference linking. 

Synthesis Digital Library PDF Link

Read Offline

All Morgan & Claypool titles are in PDF format only.  Click the link to download and read the PDF. 

PDF format is optimized for printing while PDF Plus has internal reference linking. 

Synthesis Digital Library PDF Link

Linking for Classroom Use

The site allows multiple users to read the ebook at a time.

You may share permalinks to this content.  Please make sure to Athenize your link before sending it out. The OpenAthens link will guarantee access for remote users.