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Everything you need to know to use the e-books in our collections, including OverDrive or free e-books on the Web.


McQuade Library's growing e-book collection expands access to our books by letting users search for, browse, and read our books from anywhere on campus or beyond. An e-book is an electronic copy of a book. Sometimes e-books are literal copies of the print book and other times the e-books offer additional functionality.

This guide provides information on how to make the most of our e-book collections. If you have any suggestions or comments about this guide, contact a McQuade librarian.

E-Book Collections

Most of our e-books can be found in our catalog with links directly to the books, but you can also search and browse the following collections:

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