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E-Books: At Colby

E-Book Collections @ Colby

Finding E-Books in the Library Catalog

Search for E-books by title, author or keyword using Colby Libraries' online catalog: CBBCat

Select "E-books" in the second drop-down.

E-Book Central

  • Browse books using the advanced search
  • Read and highlight text online
  • Jump to sections using the table of contents 
  • Click  “Print to PDF” print text
  • Click  “Get Citation" to add a citation
  • Some books download for offline access
  • Click   “Chapter Download” to access downloaded text offline on your computer or mobile device
  • Click  “Additional Resources” for any additional materials related to the book
  • Get more features by signing up for a free ebrary account

Why E-Books?

  • E-books make a text easy to access, download, highlight, and cite.
  • E-books can be accessed anywhere with a Colby login.

The Ebrary title Global Justice: The Basics

Rules of access and usage can vary by publisher! Look for details within each book's item record.

e-Duke Books Scholarly Collection

  • DRM-free: print, read online, or download PDFs by chapter
  • Multi-user access
  • 2,300 e-books in humanities and social sciences.

Subjects include: Anthropology, Classics, Disability Studies, Economics, Environmental Studies, Film & Media, Fine & Performing Arts, Gender Studies, Global Studies, Government, History, Latin American Studies, Literature, Philosophy, Psychology, Race & Ethnic Studies, and Sociology

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