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eBooks: How to Find Them

How to Search for an eBook


This guide will show you how to find and access eBooks: our collections contain approximately 525,000 items including 130,000 Early English Books Online (EEBO) from major providers like EBSCO and Ebook Central, as well as many others.

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How to Search for an eBook

1. From the Gumberg Library page, type your search into the DUQSearch box (Author, Title, Subject, or Keyword): 

DUQSearch will display results including print books, eBooks, journals, DVDs, CDs, etc. based on your search criteria.

2.  To narrow your search to eBooks, go to Limit by source type on the left side of the screen.

     If eBooks are listed, click to filter the search: 


If you don't see eBooks, click Show More. This will show you all the different formats of materials available for that search. If you do not see eBooks listed, it means there are no eBooks for that search.