UMP Ebook Collection: Webinar Link

by Kathryn Beaton on December 4, 2018

The University of Michigan Press Ebook Collection (UMP EBC) is a comprehensive collection of the University of Michigan Press’s scholarly ebooks for sale to libraries. The UMP EBC is fully accessible on Fulcrum, a leading community-developed, open source platform for digital scholarship developed with support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. Fulcrum offers users the ability to read books with associated digital enhancements, such as: 3-D models, embedded audio, video, and databases; zoomable online images, and interactive media. You can see sample open access titles at:

The collection is on sale now and will launch in early January 2019. The UMP EBC is available for purchase exclusively via LYRASIS. For purchasing information, please contact the LYRASIS Team. Through 12/31/18, you’ll get a 5% discount.

Did you miss our webinar with Lyrasis?
Find the recording here.


Key features:

  • Follows and exceeds accessibility standards
  • Public Voluntary Product Accessibility Template (VPAT) Version 2.1
  • Irrevocable perpetual access and archival preservation rights
  • OpenURL compliant
  • Optimized for mobile devices
  • Unlimited, multi-users
  • DRM-free
  • EPUB 3 reader. EPUB 3 and PDF downloads
  • Metrics dashboard including COUNTER 5
  • COUNTER-compliant statistics
  • Free KBART and MARC records
  • Select titles enhanced with multimedia

Download the UMP EBC overview flyer (PDF)
Download a spreadsheet of available titles (XLS)
Download MARC records prepared by University of Michigan Library

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