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eBooks Guide

Reading & Downloading eBooks

eBooks at the University of Balamand Libraries

The University of Balamand Libraries provide access to a wide range of eBooks from major publishers, through different platforms. This guide provides an overview of eBooks at UOB, including specific help and tutorials on how to read, download, copy and print eBooks from the various platforms.

UOB users on-campus can access our eBooks from any computer with internet access; users off-campus will need to login with their Balamand email address and password.

Finding eBooks

The primary way to find eBooks through the library's resources is to start with SearchAllthe main library search box.


On the results page, under "REFINE YOUR SEARCH" menu on the right select "eBook Full-Text Online"  or under 
Book / eBook under "CONTENT TYPE". 


Databases with eBooks

The research databases list includes resources with full-text eBooks. The List can be filtered by subject.

A-Z Databases: eBooks

Find eBooks in eBook Finder

Use the Journal/eBook Finder tool to search for available eBooks at UOB Libraries. This technique is particularly helpful if you are looking for a specific book title, or to browse eBooks under a specific discipline. 

To access this tool, go to the Library's home page, under the Research/Resources menu. Then you can select "e-Books Only" to limit your search to eBooks, as shown below.