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Distance Learners Library Guide: Find eBooks

This guide explains the library services available to DBU's distance learners - either online students or students at our satellite locations

Did You Know?

Some eBooks can be downloaded to read offline on a compatible device.  For information and instructions, click here.

DBU owns a limited number of audiobooks. For information and instructions, click here.

Find eBooks to Download or Read Online

There are two ways you can use the library's web site to gain access to great eBooks from our eBook provider, EBSCO.

CATALOG:

  1. Start on the library's catalog search page.
  2. Type your search term(s) -- keyword, title, or author -- in the text box.
  3. Click Search.
  4. Check the eBook box in the Format toolbar on the left of the results screen.
  5. Click on the "View Now" link under the book you want.
  6. If you want to read more about a book before selecting it, click on the book's title to read descriptive information.

DIRECT SEARCH:

  1. Click on the eBooks image at the bottom of our Home page.
  2. Type your search term(s) -- keyword, title, or author -- in the text box.
  3. Change the drop-down list to match your search term -- AU author, TI title, etc.  The default is a keyword search.
  4. Click on the title of the book you wish to read.  Use the Full Text link to open the book.

Distance Learning Librarian

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Debbi Richard
Contact:
Dallas Baptist University
3000 Mountain Creek Pkwy
Dallas, TX 75211
214-333-5225 or 800-483-7048
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