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Occam's Reader is a completely web-based system that allows interlibrary loan of electronic books, datasets, 3D objects, and course reserves. Occam's Reader 3.0 has been released and is available to subscribing institutions.


Controlled Digital Lending

  • Controlled Digital Lending is an emerging method for digital patrons
  • Course reserves facilitates this process

Upload & Conversion

  • No specialized software required
  • Upload files using standard web browser
  • All file conversions occur in the cloud

Audio eBooks

  • Text-to-Speech capabilites
  • Auto-generated audio following file upload
  • Playback controls on each page

Custom Viewer

  • Scalable for all devices
  • High resolution full color pages
  • Navigation via mouse, keyboard and touch