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E-Books: A Guide to Different Platforms

Guide to finding and using different E-Books platforms.

E-Books in the EIU Online Catalog

All E-Books will appear in the EIU Library Catalog along with physical materials. Click on the E-Book title to show the options for accessing the E-Book.

Different Types of E-Books

There are many different types of E-Books in the EIU Library Catalog. The most common platforms for E-Books that you will encounter include:

Each platform will look different and allow you to do different things with the books. Please follow on-screen instructions to open E-Books.

Limiting Searches to E-Books

Search results can be limited to E-Books by selecting "Available online" under the "Tweak your results" search limiters on the right hand side of your search results. 

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