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Access to eBooks for Online Classes: Guide Home


T.J. Jones Library Databases for eBooks -- Find eBooks for your class 

Didn't find the title you need? No time for ILL requests for a print copy? Try this Free and open access website or use the next tab over "Free eBooks on the Web" to find a copy online. 

Open Access and Free eBook Collections on the Web                                                          

There are a number of open access and free eBook collections available online. Some full-text content (usually books in the public domain) and some limited pages.

HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries. The Digital Library is a repository providing access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives.

 Online Help for Citation Styles                                                                               
There are many citation styles for academic research. What style you should use will depend on the discipline or your professor's preference. When in doubt, check your syllabus or ask your professor what citation style to use for their course.

Find eBook Page Numbers Help Guide

Citing a personal interview (includes email and online interviews)

  It is common to interview a person for your senior or original research project. Online examples are given for APA
  and MLA (Purdue OWL). 

    APA  Interview (Purdue OWL)

    MLA Interview (Purdue OWL)

Get More Help!                                                                                                                    

Friendly library staff are available to help you find online citation style resources and "walk" you through steps to help you find answers to style questions. Simple Citation tools are available in our library databases and JonesSearch. Let us know if we can point you to these tools!      Email

Find Course Reserves for your Class! Check out this Course Reserves Guide

Looking for Course Reserves for your class? (i.e. different from regular required textbooks)



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