Electronic Books

YSU students, faculty & staff have access to electronic books through the databases listed below:

Electronic Book Center
Full texts of thousands of scholarly and reference books covering many subject areas.
EBSCO eBook Collection
Ebooks published earlier than 2005 on many academic subjects. Every word in every book is searchable. Operates on the library check-out model, where readers check out e-books for a specified amount of time.
Gale eBooks is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. .
Literary Reference Center eBook Collection includes194 reference titles on literary topics.
MAS Reference eBook Collection includes 265 reference titles for high school students, including history, science, math and more.
MasterFILE Reference eBook Collection includes 790 reference titles for general subjects, from A Natural History of Lighthouses to Air Fry Genius, 100+ New Recipes for EVERY Air Fryer.
Middle Search Reference eBook Collection includes164 reference titles for middle school students. Subjects include history, math, science, language and more.
O'Reilly Safari Learning Platform (formerly Safari Books Online)
Electronic books in computer science, information technology, business, and related fields.
Oxford Scholarship Online
Full texts of important scholarly books from Oxford University Press. Includes both classic and newly- published works in the humanities and social sciences. These books are also available at the OhioLINK Electronic Book Center.
Very Short Introductions series offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects -- from Islam to Sociology, Politics to Classics, and Literary Theory to History.
Primary Search Reference eBook Collection includes102 reference titles for elementary school students.
Science Reference Center eBook Collection includes 235 science reference titles for K-12 students.
SpringerLink      Off Campus
Access to millions of scientific documents from journals, books, series, protocols and reference works.
Wiley Online Library
Multidisciplinary collection covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities.