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Literary Research Guide: eBooks

A guide to researching and locating articles, books, and other materials about writers and their works.

eBook Databases

Encyclopedia Databases

Searching for EBSCO eBooks

Downloading EBSCO eBooks

Reading EBSCO eBooks

How to Download and Read eBooks on a Mobile Device

Gale Virtual Reference Library: Searching for Information

Gale Virtual Reference Library: Browsing Titles

Ebook Central Overview and Searching

Ebook Central Reader

Credo Reference: Basic Search

Credo Reference: Find a Book

Credo Reference: Topic Pages

Problems Viewing Ebsco eBooks?

ADOBE DIGITAL EDITIONS

In order to download EBSCO eBooks, you must have Adobe Digital Editions installed on your computer. You will also need to use Adobe Digital Editions to transfer and eBook to a supported portable eReader devise.

Adobe Digital Editions is a free download available at: https://www.adobe.com/solutions/ebook/digital-editions/download.html

 

RECOMMENDED BROWSER SETTINGS FOR EBSCO EBOOKS

  • For Adobe Reader browser requirements and settings for all supported browsers, click here.
  • For general browser requirements for the EBSCOhost interface, click here.
  • Internet Explorer versions 8.0 and older are not compatible with eBooks in EPUB format. To view an EPUB format eBook, we recommend these browsers: Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or Internet Explorer 11 or later.