eBooks: Emerald

Using Emerald ebooks


To read online, find the chapter you want in the Table of Contents and click on the chapter title.


The search box at the top of the page allows you to search across the entire Emerald platform. Search within a chapter by reading it online and using the Search or Find option in your web browser (press Ctrl-F).


Chapters may be downloaded as EPUB files for reading on mobile devices or as PDFs. Select the links below the chapter title.


Chapters can be printed as a web page or as a PDF, using the Print option in your viewer.

Highlighting and annotating

This can be done using comments on downloaded PDFs.

Emerald ebooks at a glance

Read online Yes
Download Yes, as EPUB or PDF by chapter
Print Yes
Highlight/annotate Yes, on saved PDF
Personal account Yes, for features such as saved searches and favourites
DRM free Yes
Simultaneous access Multiple users
Online help Help