Welcome to the SAIS Library's guide to e-book collections available to JHU users.
For more detailed information on e-books, including technical information on e-readers, see the Sheridan Library's e-book guide.
Q&As about e-books
One way to find e-books is to search Catalyst, the JHU Libraries catalog. Look for (and check) the box that says Search only items available online.
E-Book Collections at JHU
Q. Why search a separate database for an e-book?
A. While many (but not all) digitized books are findable via the JHU catalog, most e-book collections offer the advantage of searching the full text. Some major collections of e-books available to the JHU community are:
Chinese Language E-books
More E-Book Collections
Reference Desk hours:
Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm
SAIS Reference Librarians:
Jenny Gelman, Jenny Kusmik, Kate Picard, Steve Sears, Sheila Thalhimer