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Ebooks at the SLU Libraries

Check out how to find ebooks in the Library Catalog and in special collections of ebooks.

Finding Ebooks in Collections

The SLU Libraries have several collections of ebooks that appear in our list of ebook collections on the Looking for...eBooks  page. Each of these may be searched and or browsed independently. Note: The individual books also appear in the SLU Library Catalog and the Medical Center Library provides a list of full-text, online medical books in their Core Medical Textbooks lists. 

  • Books @ Ovid - Primarily standard medical texbooks and reference books
  • Early English Books Online (EEBO) - Primary source materials
  • ebrary eBooks ebrary eBooks - Hundreds of ebooks on many topics.
  • EBSCOhost eBooks eBook Collection- Includes former NetLibrary ebooks, the eMOBIUS ebook collection, and individually purchased ebooks. Mostly non-reference books on a variety of topics.  Searches only books to which SLU has access.
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) - Primary source materials from both ECCO I and ECCO II.
  • ENGnetBaseENGnetBASE (CRC Press) - Engineering Collection of over 1300 books and handbooks covering civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering
  • Oxford Reference - Includes Quick Reference, Reference Library, and Western Civilization Collection titles as well as the Language and Literature collection of reference books from Oxford University Press, which has many "Oxford Companions to" as well as reference books from their previous Oxford Digital Reference on a variety of topics.