How do I read and print from a CUP e-book I have found in Primo?

Read a CUP book

  • Visit Primo and Sign in
  • Enter the details of the e-book that you want to read:

Which will then show this result:

  • Click See all versions
  • On the version that has Online access, click view full text.


  • New window will open to

  • When the new window opens, scroll down past the publisher’s information to find the chapter that you want to read. Click on PDF. The document will then open in a new window


Printing from a CUP book

In order to comply with copyright law, the publisher will only allow you to print a certain percentage of the e-book.

Follow the steps above to open the chapter that you want to print.

  • When the window showing the chapter you want to print is open, press Ctrl and P , the Print dialogue box will then open.

  • Make sure the printer Name shows: [BlackandWhite on

  • Specify the pages that you want to print.

  • Click OK

Your pages will then be ready for printing.

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