Identify E-books in the Knox Library Catalog
The Knox Library catalog has records for many e-books. Records for e-books look essentially the same as records for print books, except e-books catalog records have some additional information, including links to the online book.
Records for e-books will have the e-book icon:
And will also have a URL or link to the book:
E-Books in I-Share
There are two types of ebooks in the I-Share catalog that you will be able to access:
- freely available ebooks, often labeled as "public domain" or "HathiTrust" or "Open Content Alliance"
- ebooks labeled as "CARLI eBooks from EBL"
All other e-books will be restricted to affiliated users of the institution that purchased the e-books. These e-books are not available through the I-Share loan system.