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What is an ebook?

The term ebook is an abbreviation for electronic book. It means a book that is available online in a full text format.

The library subscribe to ebrary, an online digital collection made up of the complete contents of 70,000 academic e-books. This is a powerful research tool used to find and manage information for students.

To get started, watch this short video or read their Quick start user-guide.

The library also maintains a list of Online Books and Journals (free unless otherwise indicated) which are not available in other sources such as our extensive list of full text journal databases.


Google Book Search


Finding ebooks in ebrary catalog

The subject Psychology for ebrary includes 969 titles (February 2013). A search under the term psychology includes 1,672 titles (where psychology is a topic within the book).

You can also refine your search by searching a range of subcategories, including:

Adjustment (Psychology) Adolescent Psychology
Child Psychology Clinical Psychology
Cognitive Psychology Criminal Psychology
Critical Psychology Developmental Psychology
Educational Psychology Emotions
Environmental Psychology Evolutionary Psychology
Feminist Psychology Motivation (Psychology)
Positive Psychology Psychology, Experimental
Psychology, Religious Risk-taking (Psychology)
Self-actualization (Psychology) Social Psychology           
Transpersonal Psychology etc

You can also search by call number, for example: BF311 (Cognitive psychology).


use US spelling: behavior* for the subject heading, but use both spellings for titles


Recent books from the ebrary catalog

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The Scientific American Book of Love, Sex and the Brain - Scientific American; Judith Horstman
Call Number: ebrary
ISBN: 9780470647783
Publication Date: 2011

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Like-Minded - Andrew Sneddon
Call Number: ebrary
ISBN: 9780262016117
Publication Date: 2011

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The Therapist's Workbook - Jeffrey A. Kottler
Call Number: ebrary
ISBN: 9781118026311
Publication Date: 2011

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Transforming Self and Others Through Research - Anderson Braud; Rosemarie Anderson; William Braud
Call Number: ebrary
ISBN: 9781438436722
Publication Date: 2011

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