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Many of the library's books are in e-book format. To locate those as well as print books, begin in the UA Libraries Catalog. Use a "Keyword" search to find relevant books. You can also search by Title or Author.
You can also search the OhioLINK Library Catalog for books in the collections of over 100 OhioLINK consortium libraries..
E-Book platform, including content from ebrary and EBL.
Requires UAnet ID & Password to access both on-campus and off-campus.
EBSCO eBook Collection
Contains e-books on many academic subjects. Every word in every book is searchable and users can preview the e-books online and can check out the book for a specified amount of time.
OhioLINK Electronic Book Center
A database that contains the full texts of thousands of scholarly and reference e-books from several publishers, covering many subject areas.
Safari Books Online (O'Reilly platform)
Electronic books in computer science, information technology, business, and related fields. To access content in the 'Select your institution' dropdown select "Not listed? Click here." Then on the next screen enter your University of Akron email.
Search the catalog for books that UA and OhioLINK do not own.
Google Books Search
Need More Books on a topic? Try Google Books to find titles, then search for these books in the UA Libraries catalog.