Electronic Legal Deposit is not the same as commercially available digital material it is a special collection. All the Legal Deposit Libraries are bound by the same UK legislation that restricts access to this material.
If you urgently require access to a book please use our book recommendation form at https://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/finding-resources/recommendations the Bodleian will investigate purchasing an e-book for you.
BrowZine: For readers with a Single Sign On. Once you are logged in, where available, a link to a subscription copy will be seen on the electronic Legal Deposit record.
eLD items can easily be identified by the flag 'Online access is restricted to library computers in any of the Bodleian Libraries'.
Electronic Legal Deposit items are materials which Oxford has received under Legal Deposit legislation which entitles the Bodleian Libraries to a copy of every item published in the UK. These materials are subject to a number of restrictions under UK Law including:
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