How do I search for EBSCO ebooks?


First off, search the library catalog so you can view all library resources, including print and ebooks, as well as other media.

If you are specifically searching for eBooks in EBSCO

The default search screen for EBSCO eBooks is basic search. The eBook Collection landing page displayed below is available by clicking the eBooks link in the top toolbar.

eBooks screen

There are several ways to search for EBSCO eBooks:

  • Perform a keyword search of the eBooks database using the Find field.

  • Browse by Category by selecting a category from the column on the left.

  • View the Latest Added eBooks using the left and right arrows or click View All to view a result list of all latest added eBooks.

  • View Featured eBooks using the left and right arrows or click View All to view a result list of all Featured eBooks.

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To search for eBooks:

  1. Enter your search terms in the Find field and click the Search button

    Search for eBooks
  2. A Result List of eBooks related to your search terms is displayed.

    eBooks result list
  3. Click an eBook Full Text (PDF or EPUB) link to read the book in the eBook Viewer tool.

  4. Click the Full Download icon to check out the book and read it on your computer using Adobe Digital Editions. (See Downloading an eBook below)

  5. Click the Table of Contents link to view the chapters of an eBook. You can go directly to a chapter in the eBook Viewer tool by clicking on a hyperlinked chapter.

    Note: Sections in the Table of Contents with a plus sign ( +) can be expanded further by clicking the plus sign.


  • Last Updated Nov 17, 2020
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  • Answered By Beth Daniel Lindsay

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