Databases A-Z

  • Provides access to more than 78,000 e-books from 500 publishers. Covering broad subject areas including business and economics, computing, education, engineering, history, political science, humanities, area studies, literature, linguistics, law, life sciences, psychology, social work, sociology, religion, classics, and philosophy, this is the most comprehensive collection of e-books. This e-book database is a subscription based service. Some titles may be removed based on publishers' agreements with the vendor.

    Publisher:
    Ebrary
    Type:
    Electronic books
    Rights:
    Licensed for all KU students, faculty, and staff connecting to the Internet.

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