Books tend to be more comprehensive and in-depth than other information sources. They can also offer a critical distance from the subject.
The Foothill Library offers you over 120,000 high-quality academic eBooks on a variety of subjects.
Searching EBSCO eBooks
View this video for a tutorial on the searching functionality for our eBooks and how to read eBooks online (3:30 min.).
Annotating EBSCO eBooks
This short tutorial will show you how to make notes on an EBSCO ebook and store them in a folder to look at later.
Downloading EBSCO eBooks
This video offers a tutorial on the download functionality of our eBooks (4 min.).
We mostly think of Google for finding websites, but it can also guide you to books online. For many books you will only be able to see a preview, but if a book is available in the public domain, you can download a PDF.