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Last Updated: Aug 31, 2016     Views: 38

From the Healey Library homepage, select one of the catalogs from the menu on the left-hand side (Catalog or WorldCat at UMass Boston).

From the Healey Catalog, search by keyword, author, or title

  • In the results list, the ebooks will have "electronic resource" after the title
  • Click on the title to see the record
  • To access the title, click on the link towards the bottom of the page.  The link usually starts with "Available online via..."
  • You will be prompted to enter your last name and barcode if you are off campus
  • On the landing page, you can search within the document for a specific word or phrase or browse the table of contents and select a chapter to view

From WorldCat at UMass Boston, select a search limit (i.e. Libraries Worldwide, Boston Library Consortium, or UMass Boston)

  • Enter your search terms in the search box
  • The ebooks on the results page will have eBook written below the title
  • Click on the title to access the record
  • Click on the link at the bottom of the page under the heading "Find a copy online"
  • You will be prompted to enter your last name and barcode if you are off campus