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eBooks


eBook Collections

EBL
Ebook Library (EBL) provides 24/7, access to an online collection of books in a wide range of subject areas. Titles can be browsed, read online, printed (up to 20% of a title), downloaded to a PC or laptop, or transferred to a variety of devices. EBL books are protected with Adobe Digital Rights Management (DRM), which controls their loan periods, download, copy/paste, and print options.
eBook University Press Collection
This collection contains more than 32,000 multidisciplinary e-books from more than 90 of the best university presses in the world. Covering a variety of subjects such as technology, science, literature and humanities, the collection serves a full range of audiences, offering basic introductory texts to high-level research materials. Key publishers include Oxford University Press, Princeton University Press, Cambridge University Press, MIT Press, University of California Press, McGill-Queen’s University Press and many others.
ebrary
ebrary is an online collection of authoritative and copyrighted books that provide access to the full-text of the publications. Through ebrary, users can browse and view documents, conduct full-text searches, highlight passages, make notes in the text and more.
EBSCO eBooks
With EBSCO’s extensive collection of eBook titles on EBSCOhost, users can search within a wide range of relevant eBooks using the powerful EBSCOhost search experience. With thousands of titles available across all major subject areas, users can access the full text of eBooks from their computer, or can download titles to popular portable devices.

This also include titles from the EBSCO eBook Academic Collection. This growing subscription package contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter, and is a strong complement for any academic collection. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that users will have access to information relevant to their research needs.

There are more than 130,000 eBooks in this package, including titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, MIT Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, McGill-Queen’s University Press, Harvard University Press and many others. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier Ltd.; Ashgate Publishing Ltd; Taylor & Francis Ltd; Sage Publications, Ltd. and John Wiley & Sons, Inc.


OverDrive
Enjoy popular eBooks & streaming video titles on your computer, phone, or tablet.  Download the app from the App Store or Google Play to enjoy titles on your mobile device or visit the link in your browser.
Oxford Reference Library
Provides access to more than 1.5 million entries in 230+ Oxford University Press titles (mainly subject specialized dictionaries and companions), covering the arts , biological and physical sciences, business and economics, history, politics, philosophy and religion, the classics, mythology, literature, and so forth. Contents include bilingual dictionaries, timelines, biographical entries, maps, quotations, and illustrations.

eReaders

In addition to the eBook collections, the LRC has eReaders (6 Kindles and 6 Nooks) that can be checked out for two weeks and can be renewed once. The Kindles are loaded with popular titles such as Games of Thrones and the Twilight series. Check out the catalog record here to see what other popular titles come on the Kindles. The Nooks can be used to load eBooks from our eBooks collections from one of the LRC computers or your own personal computer. Stop by and check out one today!

 

Amazon Kindle eReader
Nook eReader

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