Finding and using electronic books from the JHU libraries..
E-Books at JHU
An "e-book," also known as an electronic book or digital book, is a book that exists in electronic form.
JHU has access to about 1 million e-books, and almost all are in the libraries' catalog.
You can read JHU's e-books on most devices, including
- smart phones
Search for Ebooks
You can find ebooks just like you find print books, with an extra step:
- Search in the library catalog
- Go to Format
- Click "Books" --> now all of your results are only books, and not journals or other things
- Click "Online" --> now all of your books are only online, and not print or other formats
- It does not matter whether you click "Books" first or "Online" first -- just make sure to click them one at a time