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eBooks: Search for eBooks

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Find books, eBooks, journal and news articles and more. Help me search.

Search the library catalogue for eBooks

1. Open the catalogue and begin by entering your search keywords.

2. On the left-hand side of the page there are filters to help narrow down your search. Under "Format", select eBook to only show you eBooks.

3. Click on a title to see more information about an eBook, then click on the eResource Link to open it.

 

4. The eResource Link will take you to a new page. You can then open and read the eBook online by clicking "PDF Full Text". 

Search Discover for eBooks

1. Open Discover and begin by entering your search keywords.

2. On the left-hand side of the page there are filters to help narrow down your search. Under "Limit to" select eBook limiter to only show you eBooks.

3. From your search results, click the blue "Full Text" link to open an eBook. 

Please note: The link may say "eBook Full Text", "PDF Full Text" or "EPUB Full Text". Don't worry if it appears slightly differently - look for a blue "Full Text" link.

5. This will open a new page. Some eBooks take you straight to the book, others will ask you to click "Read online" to begin reading.