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* Toxicology Research: E-books

This guide is a starting point for research in the field of Toxicology. Resources include database recommendations, reference selections, catalog search tips, and internet resources.

Searching for E-Books

Use OneSearch on the Library home page, the AU Library Catalog, or individual ebook databases to find ebooks.

Searching for ebooks using OneSearch:


Simply click on the Search button without entering a search.



On the next page, scroll to the bottom corner to the heading for Location and check off the box for AU Library Catalog, ELECTRONIC COLLECTION. Then type your search terms in the search boxes at the top of the page and click SEARCH.



 On the next page of results, use the left sidebar to Refine Search.
















Go to Source Type.




If you don't see eBooks listed as a Source Type, click on Show More.


Check eBooks and then click Update.


 The list of results will include AU Library eBooks, OhioLINK eBooks, and a few other electronic publications such as government documents. Look for a link that reads eBook Full Text or Connect to resource.   (You will need to log in if you have not already done so.)



Other AU eBook Collections

Not all of our eBook collections are included in OneSearch the library catalog.  Go directly to the collections by selecting them from the list of databases on library web site.

 eBook Collection (EBSCO) -- A collection of more than 135,000 fully searchable online books covering a full range of academic topics.

Gale Virtual Reference Library--Collection of full-text encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for research in numerous subject areas. Encompasses the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Includes over 100 titles (some in multiple editions), with an overall total of half a million documents.

Safari Books Online -Provides an extensive collection of online full-text books in computer science, information technology, and related fields from Pearson, John Wiley & Sons, Addison-Wesley, McGraw-Hill, Peachpit Press, Adobe Press, Apress, Manning, and other information technology and related publishers.

SpringerLink -- High-quality scientific, technical, and medical books. Springer imprints include Apress, Birkhäuser, Physica-Verlag, Steinkopff, and others.

Off-Campus Access

When you click on a database link on campus, you will go directly to the database.  When you click from off-campus, you will be prompted to log in.  The login screen for our library looks something like this. (NOTE: this is just an illustration)