Tag: ebooks

Looking for something not available from the Library online?

If you need something not available from the Library, you can submit an interlibrary loan request. We will try to source any ebook or ejournal article wherever one is available. No guarantees, mind but we will certainly try! Full details

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Your questions answered: all about ebooks

Ebooks – in stock and on demand Even before the lockdown, we had over 700,000 ebooks available – available here as well as through a normal Discovery search. Since lockdown, key textbooks and other ebooks have been made available through

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New eBooks – April 2020

What follows is a list of new ebooks received by the Library during April 2020 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable

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More ebooks than ever before (until 30 June)

Library and academic staff have been feverishly buying and adding ebooks to many reading lists to provide online access to reading material previously only available in print.  Working with publishers, the Library has been able to make a large number

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Search made simple: an expert walkthrough for finding ebooks and academic journal articles

Almost everyone has used Google to find information online and academic information resources are fundamentally very similar.  The difference between a simple Google search and finding precisely what you want in Discovery, ebook platforms or subject-specific resources is that to

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Introducing subject pages

For most subjects, the EBSCO Discovery Service (“Discovery”) is arguably the best place to start your search because it is a simple and quick way to search across all our online resources but for design, architecture, law and some aspects

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Finding and using ebooks

If you are used to using printed books, the first time you change to ebooks can be a bit of a shock.  This blog post guides you through the basics of finding an ebook and getting started.

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Answers to all your frequently asked questions

We have compiled a list of all the most frequently asked questions we receive and made the answers available to everyone online.  Click on the Key issues FAQ box towards the bottom of the library homepage and you will be

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Can I get the book I need as an ebook?

The number of ebooks we now offer has just gone up! Before the coronavirus outbreak we already had over 700,000 ebooks available – you can access these here as well and they will appear in a normal Discovery search. Since

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New eBooks – March 2020

What follows is a list of new ebooks received by the Library during March 2020 ordered by title. More complete details, as well as listings from previous months, are available on our website’s New Books page in the form of downloadable

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