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EBooks: Ebooks at BGSU

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

EBooks at BGSU


All titles published by the American Psychological Association in 2017 & 2018.
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Cambridge University Press

190 titles published in 2014 and 2015.
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ProQuest Ebook Central

ProQuest Ebook Central has over 26,000 books, mostly in business and education.
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Ebooks on EBSCOHost

Over 15,000 general interest titles acquired before the year 2000
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.IOP Publishing


200+ books published by the Institute of Physics.
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320 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 consists of the Scholarly & Reference Collection (with over 70,000 titles) and the American & English Literature Collection (which has nearly 300,000 works). 
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Oxford Scholarship Online

University Press Scholarship Online

These collections include over 14,000 online books published by Oxford and five 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 36,000 current titles covering software applications, programming, web development, computer hardware, etc. 
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Springer Link

Over 60,000 full-text ebooks from Springer and Palgrave publishers, mostly in the STEM areas.
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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 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.

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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."