How do I find an electronic book (e-book)?
Last Updated: Oct 19, 2023     Views: 112

Electronic books (e-books) work differently than print books. USM students, faculty, and staff have access to e-books that are marked: USM Access, UM System-Wide Access, UMS Electronic Resources, and DownLoad Library (CloudLibrary).

  • Click on URSUS Advanced Search,
  • For Location select USM - University of Southern Maine Libraries,
  • For Material Type select Ebook,
  • Click on a title,
  • Click where it says USM Access, UM System-wide Access, UMS Electronic Resources, or InfoNet Download Library (CloudLibrary)

If you are unable to find the e-book available to USM patrons, you can search for and request a print version of the book from another library through URSUS, MaineCat, or Interlibrary Loan. Contact us if you need assistance.

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