The Library has more than 5,000 ebooks. Find them in the VSC online catalog by searching for your keywords, then selecting the “Electronic” filter in the right-hand column:
The Library’s ebooks are also accessible via these databases:
- EBSCO ebooks
Most of the Library’s ebooks can be searched via the EBSCO ebooks database.
- Reference ebooks
The Library has access to more than 500 online reference books.
How do I download library ebooks to my mobile device?
These websites host, or provide search engines for, open-access ebooks:
- Digital Book Index
A combined catalog for several major e-Book sites, along with thousands of smaller specialized sites. Each e-book’s record states whether access is free or not.
- Google Books
Digital images of more than 15 million books.
Digital images of more than 5 million books.
- Internet Archive: Text Archive
Digital images of almost 3 million open-access books. See also the Open Library project for classic books.
- The Online Books Page
“An index of over one million online books freely readable on the Internet”, hosted by the University of Pennsylvania.
- Project Gutenberg
Online transcriptions of 36,000 out-of-copyright books.
Open-access books, focusing on reference texts.
A search engine for locating e-books, including free titles.