Book Collections and Catalogs
Select from the following list of suggested resources:
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- Books in Print
Bibliographic database of in-print, out-of-print, and forthcoming books, audio books,
and video titles.
- Bookshelf - NLM
Collection of biomedical textbooks that can be searched directly.
- CollegeSource Online
Provides college and university catalogs in cover-to-cover, original page format
for both U.S. and non-U.S. schools. This resource can be accessed concurrently by only three users at a time.
Collection of selected sciences e-books covering biology, chemistry, engineering,
mathematics and more.
- Dissertations & Theses Global
Provides citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1743 to present,
full text for most dissertations added since 1997 and selected full text for works
written prior to 1997.
- Ebooks@EBSCOhost (Texshare)
Provides access to electronic books covering a wide variety of academic disciplines.
- Ebook Central
Provides access to electronic books covering a range of academic disciplines, as
well as elibro Spanish language ebooks and a Science and Technology Ebook Collection.
- Electronic Books
OCLC catalog of online electronic books available through libraries worldwide, covering
- Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes selected titles in business, environmental studies, history, literature,
medicine and science.
- Google Books
Offers access to historical collections of texts that exist in digital format, as
well as some audio, moving images, and software.
- GPO Monthly Catalog
Covers U.S. government documents, such as Congressional reports, hearings, debates,
and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments of
of the Federal Government.
- Hathi Trust Digital Library
Digital archive of library materials converted from print that is co-owned and managed
by a number of academic institutions. Includes both public domain and in copyright
content from a variety of sources.
Online library of electronic resources, including medical titles with evidence-based
resources.Can be accessed by only a limited number of users at a time.
- UIW Dissertations
Subset of the Digital Dissertations & Theses database containing full text and abstracts of dissertations authored by graduate
students from the University of the Incarnate Word only.
- WorldCat (Texshare)
Multidisciplinary catalog of books, journals, sound & video recordings, web resources
and other materials held by OCLC Member Libraries worldwide.
- WorldCat Dissertations & Theses
Provides indexing and abstracting to all dissertations and theses cataloged by OCLC
members. Many records contain the full text of the dissertation/thesis.
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