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E-Books at Iowa State University

This guide provides an overview of the library's e-book providers.


Welcome to the ISU Library's guide to e-books!

The ISU Library provides access to e-books in all disciplines. E-books are available from many different publishers and platforms. These books are available on and off-campus.

If you are interested in learning about the e-books available for your discipline, click on the tabs on the right for more information.

If you have any questions about e-books (e.g. access, availability, printing, etc.), contact your subject librarian for more information. If you are teaching courses and want to identify e-books for students to use in addition to the course textbook or as a supplement, your subject librarian can also provide assistance with this.

Off-Campus Access

Access to ISU Library subscription resources requires logging in with your Net-ID and ISU email password. To make the research process easier, we recommend you start by logging into Okta or My Library Card and it will remember you as a valid ISU user until you close your Internet browser.

NOTE: Your Net-ID is the portion of your ISU email address that appears before the @ symbol, as in:

ISU Distance Education students & instructors, please see our Distance Learning guide for more specifics about off-campus services and troubleshooting tips for access problems.

Your Librarian

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Kris Stacy-Bates
150 Parks Library

Iowa State University

515 294-6819