Use the Library Catalog to Find Books
After searching, look for these details:
1. Is this book in print or is it an e-book?
2. If the book is in print, is it AVAILABLE?
3. If the book is checked out or if you want staff to retrieve the book for you, click on "Pick It Up" and follow the steps to request the book.
4. Select the available pick-up location is best for you.
Click to follow the link; usually marked as, "electronic resource". You may be asked to log in with your EID and password.
You can request a copy via the "Get a Scan" button. This option may take a few days.
We recommend you search the UT library catalog for both electronic and print books.
But you can also search by publishers:
For more help and information go to this handy ebook chart.
Encyclopedias can be a good place to start your research. They provide background information on an unfamiliar topic; list key terms, facts, statistics, and definitions; and suggest additional resources.
Library Databases with Encyclopedia Content -- a Selection:
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