Human Kinetics Library Platform - Benefits for Institutions

Benefits for Purchasing or Subscribing Institutions

  • Access by IP address, proxy server, Shibboleth, WAYFless URL and other standard authentication methods
  • Unlimited simultaneous users
  • Convenient online account management service
  • New and updated content added once a year
  • Support for outbound OpenURL linking from citations
  • Chapter-level and book-level DOIs
  • COUNTER usage statistics
  • SUSHI service available for automatic harvesting of COUNTER usage statistics
  • MARC records at volume level for all book titles
  • Institutional logo displayed on interface
  • Conforms to accessibility standards for most Level A (Priority 1) and AA (Priority 2) success criteria of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0) developed by the Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
  • Free promotional materials

Find out more about How to Purchase, including pricing and access options, and how to register for a free 30-day institutional trial.

Benefits for Users

  • Fast, cross-searchable, digital access to Human Kinetics ebook content
  • A tailored taxonomy that recognizes the different areas kinesiology and exercise science
  • A powerful browse and search functionality allowing users to find relevant materials across all types of content and disciplines
  • Regular updates and new content making this an ever-expanding resource
  • Related Content links on every content page makes it easy to discover relevant material
  • Intuitive, user-friendly interface for desktop, tablet and mobile
  • Easy to cite, share, and print content
  • Personal Account feature enables users to save books, chapters or other items to view later; organize saved items into folders; email and export citations; save searches and set up search alerts