An ebook is a book in digital format that consists of text, images or both. Some ebooks may also contain interactive content. They can be read online on a wide variety of compatible computers or mobile devices anywhere or anytime.
Benefits of ebooks include:
What are etextbooks? Are they different from ebooks?
Etextbooks are textbooks in digital format and can vary. There are two types:
1.Enter your keywords for your topic in MultiSearch. Click the search icon.
2.When your results display go to the "Resources type" menu on the left to scroll down to tick 'books". Select "apply filters".
3.Next go to Subject (also on the left) and choose "electronic books"
Alternatively ebooks can be found in MultiSearch by choosing 'database by title"
Then look at the 'database by category' link and scroll down to "electronic books service'
This will provide a list of all ebook databases in our collection. You can search for ebooks directly within these databases.