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Finding E-Books: Home

This site walks you through how to find and access e-books on the library website.

Finding E-Books in the Library Catalog (Video)

The library has an extensive e-book collection of over 500,000 e-books which you can access anytime, anywhere with your A# and password. Watch the video below to find out how to find e-books in the library catalog.

Finding E-Books

Finding E-Books in the Library Catalog

1. From the library catalog, click the "Search only Electronic Books" button from the list beneath the search bar.

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2. Then enter the title of the book or topic you are searching for into the search bar(s).

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3. On the results page, find the title of the e-book you'd like and click the "Online Access" link. 

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4. Next, you'll need to look for "Read Online" or "Download Book" options - these options might differ from vendor to vendor and might require you to have some additional software if you want to download the entire book.


Finding Popular E-Books & Audiobooks

We also have a small collection of best-selling e-books and audiobooks available from Overdrive.

1. On Overdrive you can either search for a specific title in the upper right corner or browse specific collections throughout the website. 

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2. Once you've found the title you're looking for you can borrow the book in a variety of formats.

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3. Check out Overdrive's Help Section for more information on how to utilize USU Overdrive collection. 

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