E-books

EBSCOHost Database Collection

The EBSCOHost Database Collection is made up of many individual periodical and reference databases. This link provides a list of all EBSCOHost databases, from which one may select two or more databases for multiple, simultaneous database searching by keyword. Years of coverage and update frequency vary by database.

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http://libraries.maine.edu/auth/auth.asp?db=EBSCOHost+Database+Collection

EBSCOhost (search all EBSCO databases)

Search a collection of 25+ EBSCO databases at one time. Excludes CINAHL, PsycINFO, Social Work Abstracts and other databases.  For a more personalized search of 2+ databases, use EBSCOhost Databases link below.

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http://libraries.maine.edu/auth/auth.asp?db=EBSCOhost+%28search+all+EBSCO+databases%29

LearningExpress Library

Funded by the Maine State Librarys BTOP grant and available to Maine public library patrons, LearningExpress Library is an interactive online learning platform featuring over 770 practice tests, tutorials, and eBooks related to job search and workplace skills improvement, career certification and licensing exam preparation, college entrance and graduate school admissions exam preparation, GED exam preparation, and basic skills improvement in reading, writing, and math, for all ages. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. In addition, you will find interactive popular software tutorials/courses that are video-based and allow you to learn at your own pace. (Note: These courses require Adobe Flash Player 8.0.)

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http://libraries.maine.edu/auth/auth.asp?db=LearningExpress+Library

SAGE Research Methods Online

SAGE Research Methods Online (SRMO) is a web-based research methods tool with content from over 600 books, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks, the entire “Little Green Book,” and “Little Blue Book” series, selected journal articles, and videos. Researchers can explore methods concepts to help them design research projects, understand a particular method or identify a new method, and write up their research. Since SRMO focuses on methodology rather than disciplines, it can be used by researchers from the social sciences, health sciences and more.

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http://libraries.maine.edu/auth/auth.asp?db=SAGE+Research+Methods+Online

ebrary Academic Complete Ebooks Collection

The ebrary Academic Complete ebooks collection includes over 50,000 titles spanning all academic subject areas. The ebooks are from more than 400 major academic, professional, and STM (scientific, technical, medical) publishers. Ebooks may be accessed online through any web enabled device, and pages or sections may be printed. Ebooks may not be downloaded as a separate file due to licensing restrictions. Users may create an account to store books on a personal bookshelf, and use the ebrary Reader to highlight text and take notes. Note: All titles in Academic Complete are available to all University of Maine System users. Individual UMS libraries have also purchased some ebrary ebooks that are restricted to a single user at a time, due to digital rights management licensing.

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http://libraries.maine.edu/auth/auth.asp?db=Ebrary+Academic+Complete+Ebooks+Collection

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