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EBooks: Home

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

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Find ebooks published since 1986 available to BGSU users. Change dates, language or other details after your initial search.

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EBooks at BGSU


All titles published by the American Psychological Association since 2017.
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Cambridge University Press

All Cambridge UP titles published since 2015, plus a few 2014 imprints. Includes the new Cambridge Elements series.
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ProQuest Ebook Central

ProQuest Ebook Central has over 32,000 books, mostly in business and education.
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Over 200,000 titles in all subjects, selected for colleges and universities
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.IOP Publishing

95 books published by the Institute of Physics.
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Nearly 50,000 full-text titles from university presses, plus thousands of open access titles 
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OhioLINK Electronic Book Center

The OhioLINK Electronic Book Center (EBC) contains more than 125,000 e-book titles, covering numerous subjects, and includes scholarly monographs, encyclopedias, dictionaries and other reference works.

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Oxford Scholarship Online


University Press Scholarship Online

These collections include over 14,000 online books published by Oxford and six other university presses in a variety of disciplines, including history, religion, other social sciences and humanities.
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Project Muse

70 purchased full text books plus a number of open access titles
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O'Reilly Safari

Over 48,000 current titles covering software applications, programming, web development, computer hardware, etc. Under the "Select your institution" menu, choose "Not listed, Click here."
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Springer Link

Nearly 100,000 full-text ebooks from Springer and Palgrave publishers, mostly in the STEM areas.
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Taylor & Francis Group Ebooks: An Informa Business

77 full-text ebooks purchased by BGSU and nearly 500 open access titles.
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Wiley Online Library

Over 8,000 full-text books, mostly in the sciences.
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Very Short Introductions

Oxford's Very Short Introductions encompass over 600 short books on all topics.
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Ebooks at BGSU Handout

This 2-page handout includes brief info on most of our ebook collections plus information on proxying, persistent links and troubleshooting.

Finding EBooks

In Summon:

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

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In the classic catalog:

In the classic catalog, choose "advanced search" and limit to Material Type: "ebooks."