This is a collection of over 80,000 academic ebooks that cover all disciplines. The database is easy to search or can be browsed by subject. There is the ability to create your own bookshelf by log in. This collection also provides the capability to download ebooks onto devices.
EBooks from EBSCOohost
Over 110,000 full-text online books covering all subject areas and includes books from the public domain. EBSCO has two separate ebook Collections. This collection also provides the capability to download ebooks
This is an online, fully searchable collection of high-quality books in the humanities, recommended and reviewed by scholars. The ACLS HEB Project includes approximately 3,700 titles selected by scholars in the humanities. Over 350 titles are added each year.
Salve Regina Dissertations from the Ph. D. Humanities program are available online. [Access to full text from off-campus.]
Project Gutenberg offers over 42,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online. All are expired U.S. copyright material.
Google Play has a large section on ebooks, both for pay and free. [Top free ebooks]
Encyclopædia Britannica plus Merriam-Websters Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough researchall from one site.
OED Online (Oxford English Dictionary)
OED Online contains the complete 20-volume 2nd edition. In addition the database is updated every 3 months with new words and meanings. OED Online also contains the The Historical Thesaurus of the OED.
Contains all types of reference books: dictionaries, encyclopedias, thesauri, and books of quotations, and subject-specific titles covering everything from the arts to accountancy and law to literature.
This is a large database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Some titles include: Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, Encyclopedia of American Industries, World Education Encyclopedia, and World of Microbiology and Immunology
Reference E-Access contains full-text articles and chapters regarding research, trends, technologies, and challenges in the fields of information science, technology and management.
Contains the Encyclopedia of Identity, the Encyclopedia of Research Design and the Encyclopedia of Journalism. The database also contains the "Green" Guides, a series of guides that promotes sustainability in all aspects of commerce. (Note: This database contains many titles that Salve does not have access to).