These major e-book databases are collections over thousands of e-book titles covering many different scientific disciplines. Within these databases, you can perform keyword to find titles relevant to your research topic.
Ebrary is a collection of thousands of online full text books and other materials in a variety of subject areas. In order to view, copy, or print you will need to install the ebrary Reader software. Links to download the reader are available from the main page after you connect.
- Springer eBooks
Accurate reproductions of over 30,000 Springer print book publications, with search capabilities and bookmarks.
- World Scientific eBooks
Titles in the collection span a wide variety of subjects: Mathematics, Physics/Nonlinear Science, Chemistry/Materials Science/Nanotechnology, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Medicine and Healthcare, Life Sciences, Business and Economics, General and Popular Science, Social Sciences and Asian Studies.
Use the links below to learn more about how to search using the online catalog and then how to find your book on the shelf. Once you've found your books you can check them out at the circulation desk with your UM id card.
- Finding a Book on the Shelf
Once you've found the book that you want use this guide or ask your friendly librarian so that you can find the book.
- WorldCat UM
Search University of Maryland, College Park materials (books, articles, journals, videos, etc.) and beyond (libraries worldwide).