Electronic Books

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

APA PsysNet eBooks
Browse full-text APA books, classic books, and entries from the Encyclopedia of Psychology. 
Cambridge University Press Ebooks
Collection of 8,500+ Cambridge University Press ebooks published from 2015 forward. New titles added regularly.
Note: Since YSU has access to a portion of Cambridge Core content, the opening screen limits to available full-text titles. Use “Refine listing” box (left side) to search within available titles. Using “Search all journal & book content” and “Search books” (upper right) searches ALL Cambridge Core content, including content not accessible.
De Gruyter University Press eBooks
E-books from Columbia, Harvard, California, Stanford, Toronto, and University of Pennsylvania, Rutgers and Penn State presses covering a variety of subjects, including sciences, humanities, business, technology, medicine, law, and more.
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.
Elsevier eBooks
E-books in subjects including earth and planetary sciences, engineering and computing, life and biological sciences, medical sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences.
Institute of Physics (IOP) eBooks
The IOP ebooks™ collection offer high-quality research across the physical sciences. They have been created to meet the needs of students, early-career researchers and established leaders in the respective fields.

MIT Press Direct eBook Collection
Complete collection of more than 3,000 eBooks from MIT Press. Subject areas covered include art and architecture, biomedical sciences, business and finance, computer science, cognitive science, design, education, environment, game studies, humanities, information science, linguistics, neuroscience, new media, philosophy, and social sciences. E-books are DRM-free, downloadable as chapter PDFs, with no simultaneous user limit.

O'Reilly Safari Learning Platform (formerly Safari Books Online)
Ebooks 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.
ProQuest Ebook Central
Full texts of important scholarly books from ProQuest. Ebooks on the go -- Ebook Central is designed with mobile in mind. Access the site from your tablet or phone, and download ebooks for offline reading.
Routledge Handbooks
Up-to-date overviews of classic and current research across the Humanities, Social Sciences, Education, Psychology, Engineering, and Built Environment from Routledge and CRC Press.
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.