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eBooks at Lehigh

In addition to an extensive print collection, Lehigh Libraries offers access to tens of thousands of ebooks. Our collections span across disciplines and includes both scholarly and trade-based materials.

Use the tabs above to see our specific libraries, and take a look at the chart to the right to see what differentiates our eBook collections from each other. For more information on using eBooks for instructional purposes, see our Library Resources for Course Readings guide.

Lehigh's eBook Collections

Below is a list of ebook collections -- use the hyperlinked titles to navigate directly to the collection for browsing, making sure to only search under Lehigh-owned titles. Or: search our library catalog for ebooks by publisher or by keyword (directions here). 

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Collection Content Areas Content Types
(note: some of these collections include journals)
Functionality
ASTM Compass Civil Engineering Technical manuals and monographs PDF chapter downloads
Cambridge University Press All Full text ebooks

PDF chapter downloads

Chapter downloads to Kindle

Chapter downloads to Dropbox

Cambridge Online Companions Humanities, Social Sciences Scholarly reference companions

PDF chapter downloads

Chapter downloads to Kindle

Chapter downloads to Dropbox

CRC  Sciences, Mathematics, Engineering Full text ebooks PDF chapter downloads

Ebook Central

 

All Full text ebooks

Online reading

Annotations

Limited printing

Limited page downloads

(further information on use)

JSTOR

 

All Full text ebooks

Online reading

PDF chapter downloads

(further information on use)

Oxford Scholarship Online 

(Oxford University Press)

Humanities, Social Sciences Selected full text ebooks

Online reading

PDF chapter downloads

Hyperlinked footnotes

Oxford Very Short Introductions All Full text ebooks

Online reading

PDF chapter downloads

Project Muse All Full text ebooks

Online reading

PDF chapter downloads

Sage Knowledge Base Social Sciences, Psychology, Education Full text ebooks, handbooks, and methodology texts

Online reading

PDF chapter downloads

 

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