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How to Find Books: Finding Electronic Books

Finding Electronic Books

YSU students, faculty & staff have access to electronic books through the databases listed below. When off campus authenticate using your name and YSU ID#.

  • ELECTRONIC BOOK CENTER
    OhioLINK EBC contains the full texts of thousands of scholarly and reference e-books from several publishers, covering many subject areas.

     
  • O'REILLY SAFARI LEARNING PLATFORM (formerly Safari Books Online)
    **Note that all YSU users will be asked to enter their ysu.edu email address to access the site.**
    Provides electronic books in computer science, information technology, business, and related fields from O’Reilly, Pearson, and other IT and business publishers.

     
  • EBSCO EBOOK COLLECTION
    Thousands of titles purchased by OhioLINK, plus thousands of public-domain e-books. Operates on the library check-out model, where readers check out e-books for a specified amount of time.

     
  • AMERICAN & ENGLISH LITERATURE COLLECTION
    Full text of books and other sources of poetry, drama and prose originally published in print. Also includes 21 historic editions of the Bible in English.

     
  • OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE
    Important scholarly books, both classic and newly-published works, in the humanities and social sciences. Oxford imprints include OUP Oxford, OUP USA, and Clarendon Press.

     
  • SPRINGERLINK | OFF CAMPUS
    Access to millions of scientific documents from journals, books, series, protocols & reference works.

     
  • WILEY ONLINE LIBRARY | OFF CAMPUS
    Multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. Over 4 million articles from 1500 journals, over 11,500 online books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols and databases.