Printing and Copying from The Ebook (FAQ)

This page provides answers to frequently asked questions about the print and copy functionality of the new ebook reader.  

How do I print a specific section of the ebook? 

To print a specific section, select the three dots next to the page number at the top.

Select ‘print’ from the confirmation box.

Can I print the entire ebook?

The number of sections you are allowed to print varies by title. 

When you select print on a section, you will see a popup window with a progress bar which indicates how many sections you have already printed and how many you have left to print. 

When you are close to the limit, you will see a copyright restriction message.

When you have reached the limit, you will see a message notifying you the limit has been reached.

Please Note: The print quota is based on copyright restrictions which are set by title. Print quotas cannot be reset on user accounts. Once you have printed the maximum amount allowed, you will not be able to print another section. Please keep this in mind when selecting sections to print.

Why can’t I print certain sections?

Some sections or parts of a section cannot be printed due to copyright restrictions. After selecting print this section, the popup you see will indicate if the section in available. 

If the section you want to print is unavailable due to a copyright restriction, you will see the following message.

You may also see a message that indicates only part of the section is available for printing.

How do I copy text from the ebook?

You can copy text by highlighting a portion of the text and using your keyboard shortcuts (command+c for mac, control+c for windows). 

Once you have selected the area of the text you want to copy, you will see the following pop-up which indicates how many words you have copied, and how many you are allowed to copy from the ebook. 

Can I copy the entire ebook?

The amount of content you can copy varies by title. 

When you select a section of the text to copy, you will see a popup window with a progress bar indicating how many words you have already copied and how many you have left.  

When you are approaching the limit, you will see a copyright restriction message.

If you have exceeded the copying limit, you will see the following message.

When you have reached the limit, you will see a message notifying you the limit has been reached.

Please Note: The copy quota is based on copyright restrictions which are set by title. Copy quotas cannot be reset on user accounts. Once you have copied the maximum amount allowed, you will not be able to copy another section. Please keep this in mind when selecting sections to copy.  

Why can’t I copy certain parts of the ebook?

Certain parts of the ebook cannot be copied due to copyright restrictions. After selecting an area to copy, the popup you see will indicate if the section in available. 

If you are unable to copy the section, you will see the following message. 

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