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Search the Library Catalog for E-Books

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  • All of the e-books in Lewis Library‚Äôs collections, as well as some that are freely available, can be accessed through the Library Catalog. 
  • Within the Catalog, choose Location=Online Resource to limit search results to e-books.  This limit can be applied before an Advanced Search, or you can check off the "Search Only Electronic Books" option when performing a Quick Search.

Full-Text Searching

Once you are connected to an e-book, most will allow searching within the full text. Some e-books are part of larger databases that provide full-text searching without selecting a particular title. The Library Catalog does not support full-text searching.


Below are the databases provided by Lewis Library that contain e-books, often alongside other types of content. For a complete list of databases with descriptions, go to the A-Z Database List

More E-Books

Below are other notable sources of e-books that are freely available online.

Page last updated on January 09, 2014