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How to access eBooks available through the library

EBSCO eBooks

To read an Ebsco eBook on your computer, you do not need to install anything or check them out. The catalog will bring you to the eBook after choosing "Massasoit - Students, faculty and staff click here to access book."

Ebsco eBooks options

Choose either PDF Full Text or EPUB Full Text. Avoid the Download option unless you want to go through the process of installing Adobe Digital Editions.

Virtual Research and Writing Help Drop-In Hours

Drop into the Zoom room to work on your assignments with a Librarian and a Writing Tutor "nearby" to answer any questions.

Begins February 17, 2021:

Monday 2:00pm - 5:00pm

Wednesday 12:00pm - 2:00pm

Find an eBook

Find eBooks @ Massasoit

To search for an eBook, you can use the Discovery Search on our library home page. You can also use the HELM catalog. Enter a title, author or keyword into the search bar and click Go. Once you've done your search, choose eBook as the Item Type along the left.

Search by title,author, or keyword.

eBooks @ Massasoit

These databases all contain eBooks. Which one should you use? It depends on what you are looking for! If you are looking for academic non-fiction, use the EBSCO eBook Collection. If you are looking for fiction, try your public library's OverDrive collection. If you are unsure, use the catalog search bar.

Gale, Infobase, and Salem Press eBooks

You do not need to install anything special or use a device to read these reference eBooks. You also do not need to check them out.

From the catalog, you will see a link "Massasoit - Students, faculty and staff click here to access book." This will bring you to the eBook online. 


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