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EBooks: Ebooks at BGSU

A guide to the electronic books collections available through the BGSU Libraries.

EBooks at BGSU


Formerly called ebrary, ProQuest Ebook Central has over 26,000 books, mostly in business and education. (more...)


eBooks on EBSCOhost (formerly NetLibrary) includes over 15,000 general interest titles. (more...)


JSTOR is a trusted platform for full-text scholarly journals and now includes e-books from university presses. We have access to the full text of 320.(more...)


The OhioLINK Electronic Book Center consists of the Scholarly & Reference Collection (with over 70,000 titles) and the American & English Literature Collection (which has nearly 300,000 works). (more...)


Oxford Scholarship Online
University Press Scholarship Online

These collections include over 10,000 online books published by Oxford and five other university presses in a variety of disciplines, including history, religion, other social sciences and humanities. (more...)


Project Muse offers over 30,000 full-text books from 100+ academic presses, with humanities and social sciences most strongly represented. (more...)


Safari Books Online contains over 33,000 current titles covering software applications, programming, web development, computer hardware, etc. (more...)


The Springer Link platform contains over 56,000 full-text ebooks, mostly in the STEM areas. (more...)


Wiley Online Library contains nearly 6,000 full-text books in a wide range of subject areas. (more...)

EBooks make it easy!

Whether you read on-screen or prefer to print, browse tables of contents or search for keywords in full text, our versatile collections make embracing ebooks easy!

Explore one of our six subscription collections listed at the left, or scroll down to learn how to find ebooks in our catalog and Summon.

Photo by the UBC Libraries.

Finding EBooks

In Summon:

After you do your search, use the limiters on the left to limit to books that are full text online.

 Under the Refine Your Search heading, select Full Text Online.  Under the Content Type heading, select Book/eBook

In the classic catalog:

Choose "advanced search" and limit to location "internet" and material type "books."