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Library Support for Online Classes/Instruction: E-Books/Textbooks

Finding E-Books in the Library Collection

Find eResources in OneSearch

Search for books


On the results screen you will see limiting filters:

Select Full Text Online to limit to electronic books.

Select Books or Book Chapters for all books.

Select Reference Entries for article level entries from dictionaries, encyclopedias, bibliographies, almanacs, atlases, handbooks  and more.

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E-Books (Available at All Times/Require Off-Campus Login)

Browse the ebook collections below. The ebooks available in these collections may also be found through title, author and keyword searches in OneSearch.

Brooklyn College created OER


Explore a curated list of OER/ZTC created by CUNY colleges.

E-Books (Open Access & Always Freely Available)

These e-book sites require no login.

OER Repositories

OER repositories contain more than just open textbooks.  All content featured within these pages is free but usage rights vary. Materials in these repositories are released under a Creative Commons license while some are in the public domain.