Discover eBooks in Library Search

The Strauss Library’s catalog, Library Search, provides access to a large volume of eBooks. The eBooks available to our users cover a variety of subjects, are hosted by several vendors and publishers, and include titles the library has purchased, open access titles, as well as freely available titles.

Finding eBooks in Library Search

To find eBooks in Library Search:

  1.  Enter your search term(s):
    eBook search step one enter search term in box
     
  2. Select the All Items menu below the search box:
    eBook search step two select the All Items menu under the search box

    Select eBooks and hit “Enter” or click the magnifying glass to execute your search.
    eBook search step two select eBooks

You may also start your search from the library website homepage, as seen in the screenshot below:

keyword search in Library Search from library website homepage

Or, start your search in Library Search.

keyword search in Library Search

Then, under “Tweak my results” (on the left sidebar), limit your search results by Resources Type → eBooks:

Tweak my results resource type ebooks

An alternate way of finding eBooks in Library Search, start your search as shown above. Then, under “Tweak my results” (on the left sidebar), limit your search results by Availability ​→ Full Text Online and Resources Type → Books:

tweak my results Availability = Full Text Online and Resource Type = Books

Additional eBook Resources

In addition to finding eBooks via Library Search, authorized users can go directly to the following databases that primarily have eBooks:

If you encounter any issues when trying to access eBook please fill out our Report a Problem form.