Databases by type: eBook Collections

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Full-text ebooks on a wide variety of topics. Search by keyword, or browse by title or topic.

Ancient world to present
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Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains  virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere.

1473-1700
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Formerly named ebrary

Many academic books on a variety of subjects that can be read online on or off campus.  However, Ebook Central ebooks can only be downloaded on personal devices, and faculty/staff can downloa

Varies
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The EBSCO eBook collection includes over 100,000 titles in a wide-variety of subjects, including Literature, Technology, Career & Self Help, how-to books, and much more.

2000-present
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Provides full text access to more than 250 reference sources, primarily encyclopedias.

2000-present
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JSTOR specializes in making available the back issues of academic journals (over 1,000) in a wide variety of humanities and social science disciplines. 

Coverage is the beginning of the journal until two to five years ago.
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MackinVIA offers a  growing collection of eBooks for students from pre-kindergarten through grade 12.

2000-present
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Provides access to fiction and nonfiction content from North Carolina publishers.

1949-present
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OverDrive eBooks allows faculty, students and staff to borrow eBooks and audiobooks and download them to computers and portable devices.

Current
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Access Only: 2000-2010; 2000-2013: Biology, Mathematics,Political Science, Religion)

Oxford Scholarship Online offers access to over 4,200 Oxford eBooks in Biology, Business and Management, Classical Studies, Economics and Finance, History, Law, Literature, and more.

2000-2013 (Limited)
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Safari Books Online provides acceess to over 30,000 ebook titles with new titles added annually.

1996-present
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Sage Knowledge provides full text access to more than 200 social science encyclopedias and over 100 handbooks.

1994-present
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Featuring over 20,000 scholarly and professional books, handbooks, dictionaries, companions, and landmark book series.

2005-present
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