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eBooks on the Web

These links are available to the general public without a Wilmington University log-in.

Access freely available eBooks using the links below:

  • Free eBooks by Project Gutenberg
    No registration or account necessary for unlimited free eBook downloads.
  • Hathi Trust Digital Library
    "HathiTrust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. There are more than sixty partners in HathiTrust, and membership is open to institutions worldwide."
    This site requires free registration and access is limited to 5 PDFs and/or TXTs, or eBook downloads per month.
  • Online Free
    No registration or account required. Must agree to read disclaimer before downloading eBooks.
  • AskSam eBooks & Databases
    No registration or account necessary.
  • Read Print
    Read Print is an online community for users who enjoy books and reading. Members can utilize an array of services that include features to rate and review books, stories, and poems, create an online bookshelf, read books online as well as search for and create groups and lists of books, among other features.
  • Wikibooks
    Find textbooks that are not only free to learners, but open to editing by anyone.

Access eBooks now!

The Wilmington University Library provides online access to over 120,000 eBooks!

Use the search box below to search for ebooks. On the results page, the left column will allow you to limit your search. Check the box next to eBook here.


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eBook Collections

Access eBook collections individually:

  1. eBrary Academic Complete eBooks - This collection provides access to a growing selection of over one hundred thousand titles from trusted publishers in all academic subject areas, along with powerful research tools including dedicated iOS and Android apps.

    *Users can view ebooks within a browser window or create a free eBrary account to download one chapter (or page range) at a time. Click on Sign In and Create an Account to download chapters on most computers and devices, including Kindle, without additional software. Option to download entire document for 14 days in Adobe Digital Editions format. To access this encrypted file, you will need Adobe Digital Editions, available free online. Downloading the entire document is accessible on most computers and devices, but not Kindle.

  2. EBSCO eBooks - Search over 8,000 ebooks from EBSCOhost.

  3. Nursing eBooks: R2 Digital Library - Search for eBooks in the areas of Medicine, Nursing & Allied Health.
  4. Professional and Applied Computing eBook Collection - This collection includes eBooks on a variety of subjects in the field of computing. Some titles available are Taking Your Android Tablets to the Max, Beginning iOS Cloud and Database Development, Pro Exchange Server 2013 Administration and many more.  


  5. PsycBOOKS - Search for Psychology ebooks through EBSCOhost. Choose PsycBOOKS from the list of Library Databases.




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