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eBooks


Proquest Ebook Central logo

EBL and ebrary have merged to become Ebook Central! Use Ebook Central to quickly and easily find relevant ebooks and chapters; read online; search within the ebook; and highlight, take notes and bookmark pages in your online copy, stored on your bookshelf for you. You can also share your research with others, download ebooks and chapters to your laptop or mobile device, and more. For most books the print/download limit is 40% of the book's pages. 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.


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.


Salem Press logo

This collection includes selected eBook titles on a variety of subjects such as history, literature, health, science, & more.


Springer eBooks

This collection covers a variety of subjects such as computer science, math, chemistry, life sciences, business, engineering, physics, humanities, social sciences, & more. Users can easily access their content anytime, anywhere. With SpringerLink’s web responsive design, users can access content from their mobile device through an interface optimized for locating and reading text on smaller screens. There are no limits on simultaneous users, printing or downloads.


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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