Boston College University Libraries

E-Books at Boston College: Quick Guide

Quick Guide to E-Books at Boston College

  • Looking for scholarly e-books?    Use Holmes.
    After running your topic search, limit your results to E-books by clicking on "Material Type" on the left side and choosing "ebooks". You may need to click "More Options" to see this material type listed.

 

  • Looking for e-books to download and read for pleasure?
    Try out our BC OverDrive collection:     

OverDrive BC

 

Request an E-Book Purchase

Is there an e-book you think we should have at Boston College?  Contact your subject librarian with your request.

Boston College Libraries E-Book Values Statement

The attached document reflects current buying practice, while also serving as a list of desiderata for those features not yet widely-available in the e-book marketplace.