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Research 101: Finding Books

A guide on how to conduct academic research.

How to Use the Bookshelf in Ebook Central

In ebrary you can add titles of interest to your own personal bookshelf by following these steps:

  • click into Ebook Central 
  • click on Bookshelf on the top navigation tab
  • click on Add Folder to create folders to save your e-books to
  • conduct a keyword search
  • when you view a title you'd like to save click on Add to Bookshelf
  • Go back into your bookshelf by clicking the Bookshelf tab
  • Organize your titles into folders of your choice
  • You can delete titles by clicking on the trash can to the right of the e-book title


Ebook CentralIncludes full-text e-books on a number of subjects: anthropology, fine arts, business and economics, language and literature, life sciences, law, history, psychology, religion, social sciences, etc.

How to Find E-books