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eBook Platforms: ebrary

TUC Library offers eBooks on numerous platforms, which all have their own features and quirks. Use this guide to help figure out how to use eBooks on the different platforms.

ebrary Basics

ebrary merged EBL eBooks in August 2017 to create eBookCentral.  TUC has access to thousands of eBooks on the eBookCentral platform that were originally in ebrary.

Some titles are single-user only, and some titles can have unlimited use.

You can find eBooks by searching the Library Catalog, searching eBookCentral, or searching ProQuest (look for your results in a separate tab).


ebrary Accounts

Reading ebrary eBooks

ebrary eBooks are now available on the eBookCentral platform and can be read online in your browser. You can click on links to particular chapters or use the arrows to navigate.  Please note that the eBookCentral platforms times out after 30 minutes of inactivity.

Mobile App

eBookCentral ebooks previously available in ebrary are available to read offline.  Use ‚Äčthe Bluefire Reader app to access a downloaded eBookCentral title on a mobile device.