eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)


A collection of books and resources in a wide range of subjects.

Subjects covered include arts and entertainment, business and economy, computer and internet, education, health, history, government and law, recreation and sports, reference, science and technology, social sciences and society and culture.


Access Notes

Important Details: 

Maximum Simultaneous Users: Varies by title.

Patrons require a personal EBSCO login to access and check out titles.

Titles can be read in the browser screen "eBook Viewer" by clicking the eBook Full Text link. To check out and download titles for offline reading, patrons also require:

 - An Adobe ID and password

 - Adobe Digital Editions software

Ebooks can also be accessed and read on mobile devices using the new EBSCO eBook App.  Here is a short tutorial video.

Due to restrictions on the number of devices that can be logged into with a single Adobe ID, patrons must use their own personal computers or tablets.

For further information on downloading to individual devices (PC, Ipad, Android etc.) please read the following userguide and Adobe Digital Editions FAQ.

See also Downloading ebooks with Adobe Digital Editions

Authorized Users: 

Carleton students, faculty and staff
Content last reviewed: January 2, 2019