This is the "E-books: Intro and Shortcuts" page of the "E-books" guide.
Alternate Page for Screenreader Users
Skip to Page Navigation
Skip to Page Content


Last Updated: Sep 17, 2013 URL: Print Guide Email Alerts

E-books: Intro and Shortcuts Print Page

Access eBooks from EBSCOhost

To access the browsing page (as seen in the video), click Browse by Category (Use your LEA login, if prompted.)

Or simply enter a search term in the box below:

eBooks on EBSCOhost

About this guide...

This guide covers e-books available in the Mary & John Gray Library collection for use by current LU/LIT students, faculty and staff (LEA login required for off-campus access).

Use search boxes on this page for quick access to e-books from various providers. For more information on specific features use the tabs (above) or links (below) :


Find E-books in the Library Catalog

A basic search will get e-books and hard-copy (printed) books listed together. If you want e-books, look for:

  •  [electronic resource] after the title

  •  (ONLINE) at the end of the call number

  • A URL link in the item record (where it says A Look Inside) Click the URL link to access the e-book (login required for off-campus access).

The fastest way to only get e-books is to type "and ebook" next to your search term.

Example: nutrition and ebook

The catalog can be searched from the tabbed search box on the library homepage or from the simple search box below:

Lamar Institute Logo

Loading  Loading...