In addition to our large EbscoHost eBook collection, we have several other collections available to our students, staff, and faculty. The books listed below do NOT download to devices, but must be accessed on the native platform.
This collection of electronic reference books covers mainly topics of historical interest, including four popular series: Decaes, Great Events From History, Great Lives From History, and Milestone Documents in World History. Search separately or all together.
It includes traditional subjects such as bibliography, palaeography, the history of printing, editorial theory and practice, textual criticism, book collecting, and libraries, but it also engages with newer disciplines such as the history of the book and the electronic book. It pays particular attention to how different societies shape books and how books shape societies.
A comprehensive guide to the essentials of evolutionary biology, covering essential concepts and theories, present methods, models and findings, and discuss both the history of the field and current controversies. Topics include: Darwin, natural selection, human origins, behavioral ecology, diversity, mathematical models, and cell and developmental biology.
The Encyclopedia addresses historical, current, and emerging issues of a wide variety of aspects of social work including human behavior, knowledge development, practice interventions, the profession, social conditions and challenges, social environments, social justice, and biographies. Each entry considers multicultural perspectives, current research, and theory.
Registered users have access to over 1 million eBook titles, 200,000 of which are modern titles still covered by copyright. Books can be read on their platform or downloaded in PDF or ePub format via Adobe Digital Editions software (no Kindle downloads), for up to 14 days. Create your account from a computer located in Washington State, and you will be granted a free account thanks to the participation in this program by the Washington State Library.
Project Gutenberg offers over 36,000 free ebooks to download to your PC, Kindle, iPad, iPhone, Android or other portable device. Choose between ePub, Kindle, HTML and simple text formats. Most books are in the public domain, meaning they are free of copyright restrictions, mainly published prior to 1923.