Search for Ebooks using the Library Catalog:
Find Ebooks available through Library sources.
Watch this short tutorial to learn how to find ebooks in the library catalog.
The Library’s ebook collections support teaching and research at the University. For popular titles, visit the Chicago Public Library, which has a large collection of popular ebooks.
The Library provides access to ebooks through numerous platforms and downloading policies vary. Most platforms allow PDF downloads of portions of ebooks. Some allow downloads of complete works.
For details, see Downloading E-books.
Ebooks from EBSCO, ebrary, and EBL can be viewed on ereaders through the BlueFire app, Adobe Digital Editions, or mobile web browser. For details, see:
Many ebooks permit only one user at a time. If you are unable to access an ebook, try again later or ask a librarian for assistance.
In ebrary, a notation in the header will indicate whether a title can be viewed only by a limited number of users at once: