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How to Find eBooks


The majority of our eBooks can be found in the Library's online databases. No login is required to access eBooks on campus. If you are off-campus, you will need to log in with your 9-digit MohawkID number and password. Full details can be found on the Off-Campus Access page.

  Search a Database

1 Go to the eBook Databases page and choose a database from the list.

example of the eBooks database page

The example below is from a search in the EBSCOhost eBooks Database.

2 Enter some search terms or a title into the search box and click the Search button.

search for ebook in ebscohost ebook database

3 To view more details about an eBook, click on the title link. To read an eBook online, click the PDF Full Text or EPUB Full Text link. To read the eBook offline, download it to your computer or mobile device by clicking the Full Download link.

results screen from an ebook search

4 The detailed record for the book gives you options to access individual book pages, chapters or sections.  It also gives you a list of Tools to Save, Print or email the eBook.

example of an ebook detail page in ebscohost