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Oxford eBooks

Oxford Scholarship Online
Academic eBooks from Oxford University Press with publication dates 2018 - June 2021 provided to CARLI libraries.
CARLI will make purchases in July 2021 based on 2020-2021 usage. 

University Press Scholarship Online (Oxford)
Access to academic eBooks from 18 university partner presses through June 2021 for CARLI libraries.
CARLI will make purchases in July 2021 based on 2020-2021 usage. 

  • Search for topic.
  • On left side of results screen, check boxes for Unlocked, Free, and Open Access. That will eliminate any restricted items from other university presses not included in this package.

Wiley Online Library

As a member of the Consortium of Academic and Research Libraries in Illinois, we received access to Wiley ebooks starting July 1, 2020.

Announcement courtesy of CARLI:

"CARLI is thrilled to announce an agreement that provides full-text access for CARLI Governing Members to 3000+ Wiley Online Books that published between the years 2017-2021. All titles have unlimited access for CARLI members through June 30, 2021, and may be used as course materials or for course reserves. Direct links may be embedded into course management systems. In July 2021, CARLI will purchase permanent ebook acquisitions using data from the previous year."

Try out the Wiley Online Library.

NILRC OverDrive

Kish recently joined the OverDrive ebook consortium collection through the Network of Illinois Learning Resources in Community Colleges. We are excited about this collaborative collection that lets us purchase ebooks cheaply and share with other community colleges. OverDrive contains ebooks and eaudiobooks to support leisure reading, current topics, and introductory level research interests. 

Check out OverDrive