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Gale Virtual Reference Library Spanish resources

Publisher: Gale Cengage Learning (Latin America)

Joined: 2003

Type: Online collection of reference e-Books. To find out which subject packages are available in your country, please contact your country coordinator.

Content Overview

Allows you purchase collections of reference titles and provide them to your users online so you can offer remote, 24 hour access. No specialized reader or hardware are required just a standard Web browser and the Adobe Acrobat® plug-in. Gale Virtual Reference Library's powerful delivery platform puts your reference content into circulation.

Title Listing

Subject Strengths

Service Strengths

With electronic books from Gale, researchers can access authoritative and accurate reference material on a wide range of subjects.  These trusted, reference works are available 24/7 through our state-of-the-art Gale Virtual Reference Library platform, providing an unprecedented combination of functionality and features including:

  • Authoritative references, updated and in electronic format
  • 24/7 access from any Internet-connected computer
  • ReadSpeaker technology (text-to-speech) allowing text to be read aloud to users and downloaded in MP3 format
  • No special reader or hardware required
  • Unlimited simultaneous use
  • Ability to print, e-mail and download articles
  • On-demand content translation into 11 languages

In conclusion, owning your reference material in eBook format gives you a wide range of benefits. eBooks can help you save shelf space and can be searched individually or as a complete collection. Online access makes popular titles available to multiple users and your library users can link to reference content through your catalogue.

Eligibility

Countries

Institutions in the following countries can register for access to Gale Virtual Reference Library Spanish resources through the process below:

Registration and Access

Registration for Gale Virtual Reference Library Spanish resources

Each developing country institution eligible for access is required to register to use Gale Cengage Learning. If you have not used this resource before you may need to check if your institution is registered and identify the contact person who has your access details. To do this, please go to the subscribed resources registration and select your country and institution.

Access Information

Access by fixed, external IP address with username and password access for remote users.

Support/Help Contact

soporte.latam@cengage.com

Publisher URL

http://www.gale.cengage.com/

Information for Librarians

Promotional Information/Materials

Promote ebooks

A promotional leaflet is available to download (Document GVRL onesheet [493kb]).  Your country coordinator can advise which collections are available in your country.

Usage Data Collection

Available from http://www.gale.cengage.com/usage

Instructions on how to obtain usage data are available as a PDF document

Publisher quick links:

Publisher website