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ebrary For Salve only 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.

credo For Salve onlyContains 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.

gale For Salve only 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

Salve Dissertations For Salve only Salve Regina Dissertations from the Ph. D. Humanities program are available online. [Access to full text from off-campus.]

Project Gutenberg Accessible by all 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 Books Accessible by all Google Play has a large section on ebooks, both for pay and free. [Top free ebooks]

EBooks from EBSCOohost
For Salve only 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

hbook For Salve only 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.

Internet archives Accessible by all
This is an open-access text archive with over one million online full-text books.

ideagroup For Salve only Reference E-Access contains full-text articles and chapters regarding research, trends, technologies, and challenges in the fields of information science, technology and management.

Sage reference Online For Salve only 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).

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