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Using eBooks at Indiana University

About eBooks on EBSCOhost

Many of the electronic books in IUCAT are part of the EBSCO eBook Collection. To take full advantage of the collection's features, you can create a free account.

  • The number of simultaneous users allowed varies by title.
  • You can navigate through the table of contents and read the book online using the forward and back arrows.
  • Copy and paste is available.
  • Up to 100 pages can be saved for printing or emailing as a PDF file from within the Full Text viewer, but the limit may vary depending on individual publisher-specified limits.
  • The limit resets after you exit the book and then return to it.
  • To download the entire book for 7 days, you will need to have Adobe Digital Editions installed.
  • Holds on items are allowed.
  • Export to EndNote is available using "export" in the toolbar.


For additional information, check out the EBSCOhost eBooks User Guide support page.