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  • ABC-Clio eBooks
    Contains more than 340 encyclopedias, handbooks, dictionaries, and guides focusing on U.S. and world history, current issues, politics, and geography. Browse by individual titles or cross-search across all titles by keyword in full text, title, or author.
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  • Cambridge Collections Online (CCO)
    Full-text of over 200 Cambridge Companions in Literature and Classics; and Philosophy, Religion and Culture. Includes over 2,200 essays on these topics. varies.
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  • Cambridge Histories Online
    Coverage includes: American and world history; economic history and the history of science; together with historical treatments of literature; linguistics; music & theatre studies; philosophy; religion; anthropology and political thought. 1960-2012.
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  • Digitalia
    Digitalia is a collections of Spanish language e-books and journals. The content in this product covers both Spain and Latin America.
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  • EBSCO eBook Collection
    Thousands of ebooks on a wide variety of topics.
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  • Gale Virtual Reference Library
    Full-text of several print reference books from Gale.
    Also Known As
    • GVRL
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  • Knovel
    Over 800 full-text engineering and scientific reference works, handbooks, encyclopedias, reference books, and standards in engineering and chemistry.
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  • National Academies Press
    National Academies Press provides more than 3,000 books online free. Items published by the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council.
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  • Oxford Reference Online
    100 language and subject dictionaries and reference works. Subjects include: biology; classics; computing; dance; earth sciences; economics; mythology; history; law; literature; medicine; opera; performing arts; politics; science, theater; and more.
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  • ProQuest E-Book Central
    A collection of e-books on ProQuest.
    Also Known As
    • EBL
    • Ebrary
    • MyiLibrary
    Requires login with NetID.
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  • R2 Digital Library
    Hundreds of ebooks covering the areas of medicine, nursing, and allied health. books published 2004-current.
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  • Safari Tech Books
    Full text of 350 ebooks in technology, science, and business, from publishers such as O"Reilly Media, Prentice-Hall, and Addison-Wesley.
    To request a book in Safari not currently in the collection, please contact the Safari Content Manager at
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  • Sage Knowledge Reference Online
    Reference e-books in the social sciences.
    Not all titles are accessible by UConn. After doing a search, click on Available to Me under Refine By: on the right-hand side of the page.
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  • Thieme Electronic Medical Book Library
    Electronic textbooks on anatomy, audiology, biochemistry, genetics, immunology, microbiology, neurology, neuroscience, nutrition, otolaryngology, pathology, pharmacology, physiology, radiology. Designed for medical school students.
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