getAbstract provides expert summaries of popular business and management books
getAbstract’s catalog of over 8,000 simultaneous access eBook titles is available now in Marketplace. The collection includes abstracts of some of the most popular and best-selling business, career and self-improvement books such as The 4-hour Workweek, Start with Why, Getting to Yes, Emotional Intelligence 2.0, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, 10% Happier and thousands more.
The abstracts are professionally written and edited to highlight important concepts and strategies from the books. Each getAbstract title can be read in under ten minutes and is formatted to maximize knowledge retention and allow readers to zero in on the most important information from the books.
Summaries can be purchased in packages of 100 simultaneous use titles or you can add them all to your collection. There are also titles available in Spanish and German, with audiobooks for many of the top titles coming soon.
You can see the full collection here. If you’re interested in creating specialized carts of these summaries be sure to contact your Collection Development Specialist.
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