Welcome to McQuade Library's eBooks Guide. McQuade subscribes to a number of ebook packages that provide you with access to tens of thousands of books online. Through these packages, you can read the ebook through the browser and a few alos permit downloading for offline reading or transfer to a device like a PDA or ebook reader. If you have any suggestions or comments about this guide, contact a McQuade librarian.
What is an eBook?
the text of a book in a digital form.
Ebooks can be read on
1. Desktop computer screens
3. Handheld devices
Dedicated Ebook readers(Amazon Kindle, Sony Reader, B&N's Nook, etc.)
Smart cell phones
iPod iTouch, Palm Pilots and organizers
How do I find eBooks?
Find eBooks using our NOBLE WebCatalog:
- click on Advanced search
- add to a Keyword Contains box: electronic books
Search our collections:
How are eBooks accessed?
All eBooks are are available online through the library's online catalog, or through portals for specific collections above, such as Overdrive.
Can I use eBooks when I'm not on campus?