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eBooks at HPU Libraries: Find eBooks

This guide will help you understand how to locate and use eBooks available through HPU Libraries.

Search for eBooks in the Library Catalog

You can easily search our e-books through our online catalog. Once you do a search, you can check the box for eBooks under "Format" on the left side of the results screen. To access an e-book, simply click the "View Now" button under the title, then the "View eBook" link.

Below is an example of a search for War and Peace:


eBooks for Research

Open Access eBook Collections

eReference Collections

HPU Libraries provides access to a variety of general and subject-specific online encyclopedias. These eReference collections include:

eBooks for Leisure Reading

You can find many classic novels in eBook format by simply searching the library catalog, Open Library, or Project Gutenberg.

If you want to read more contemporary, popular fiction, however, take a look at OverDrive.

The OverDrive collection includes over 4,000 popular and classic eBooks and audiobooks, many of which are available to read on your Kindle. You can also download their Libby app or use their in-browser reader.