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To find which titles are currently available as ebooks, during search or browsing you can set a filter to list our digital products. If you are interested in a specific title, you can simply navigate to the product page where you will find an ebook availability notice in the pricing information box on the right side of the page.


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All of our online resources offer excellent functionality, which make them invaluable resources for teaching and research. These products are available for libraries, institutions, and individuals worldwide. 

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