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e-books and audiobooks: Libraries' e-books

A how-to guide to downloadable books in electronic format

e-books available from Madison College Libraries

EBSCO e-books App 

Discover e-books in our library collection, download them to your device, and begin reading immediately, all within the app.

1. Enter your search query in the catalog box at the top of the page:

screenshot of search box on library's homepage. Shows the quick search box with teh dropdowns "keywords anywhere" with "advertising" shown in the search box. Under "Search Limits" the "Type" is set to "e-book" 

2. Select the "e-book" option from the "type" dropdown menu

3. On the page of e-books search results, you may click the "connect to this resource online" link to open up an e-books's record in a new screen. If accessing from off-campus, an intermediary screen will pop up asking for your Madison College Username and Password. 

screenshot of search results page. A red arrow is pointing to the text that reads "Connect to this resource online"

Find books, videos, e-books and more in our Madison College Libraries online catalog

Tip: Focus your search - for example, choose "e-book" under Type.

Quick Search

Search Limits:
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Important !

Some of the Madison College libraries' e-books are protected by DRM (Digital Rights Management) systems.         

Due to software constraints, DRM protected e-books may only be accessed on a maximum of 6 authorized devices/computers. e-books downloaded to a computer that has Adobe Digital Editions installed will only be viewable on the computer it was originally downloaded to.


Databases containing DRM-protected e-books include: