Last Updated: Jul 25, 2018     Views: 66

When searching UMBrella for ebooks

  • Filter the results to include
    • Material Type - Books
    • Availability - Full Text Online (includes only online resources)
  • Click on the link Full Text Available below the title of the ebook to access the title
  • Alternatively click on the title to see the item record. The full-text link is found towards the bottom of the page.


  •   The links to ebooks start with "Full Text Available at..."

  • You will be prompted to enter your campus username and password if you are off campus

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
  • If the ebook is not carried by UMass Boston you can order the print copy through Interlibrary loan