This is an example of an eBook in the Ebook Central platform:

To start reading just click on the 'read' icon.

To create an account: 

  • Click the Sign In button in the upper right corner

  • On the Sign In page, click Create Account
  • Complete the form, and then click Create Account


Searching within an eBook is a helpful feature to access relevant information on your research topic. Use the Search within book feature available on the left-hand side of an eBook, to locate specific content. 

Search Results

When you type a search term, you’ll see a list of chapters, similar to the table of contents. Click the triangle to the left of the chapter heading; now you'll see every page that includes the searched term within the chapter, along with the number of hits.