We now have access to a selected number of ebook titles, mainly in Health subject areas, on the Kortext platform.
When you first access a Kortext title (via Discover@Bolton or Resource Lists Online) you will be prompted to create a Kortext account.
Use your University of Bolton email address when creating an account.
Once you've created a Kortext account, you will use those details to access other Kortext titles in future.
Once signed in, the Library section of the Kortext dashboard will show books that you are reading. The Collections tab shows all the titles that we have on Kortext platform (over 120 titles, mainly in health).
The Kortext platform has the following features:
Select the text of a Kortext ebook to highlight it, add a note, export the reference or copy the text (with the reference included).
Kortext offer apps for Android, iOS, Windows 10 and Mac. Kortext books can be read off-line via the apps.
Visit the Kortext Help Centre for download links for the apps, or search your device's app store.
Kortext has a range of accessibility features.