Thomas G. Carpenter Library
1 UNF Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32224
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If the UNF library has a print book that is available as an e-book at the HathiTrust, you will see the Hathi icon. You can click on the link and read the entire book online. You'll also see this icon in the combined catalog of Florida university libraries.
You can read HathiTrust books online or download them to your computer. These materials are offered for download in the .pdf format. You will need Adobe Reader to view these files, which you can download here.
There are several ways you may find a title that is accessible via HathiTrust.
Students with some type of print disability, as determined by UNF Student Accessibility Services, may request text-only or PDF versions of copyrighted titles available in the HathiTrust collection through the Accessible Text Request Service.
Students can request copies of any copyrighted title in the HathiTrust collection, not just those that UNF typically has access to. “Copyrighted books are listed as "limited (search-only)" in the HathiTrust Digital Library Collection”
Eligible students should:
Additional information can be found on HathiTrust’s Accessible Text Request Service page at: https://www.hathitrust.org/accessible-texts