These are just a few of the electronic books on nursing topics that are available to AU students. See more E-books under the tabs for Evidence-Based Practice and other Nursing Research Guides.
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Use the AU Library OneSearch on the Library home page to find eBooks. (Most of our AU eBook subscriptions are not in the AU or OhioLINK catalogs.)
Follow the 4 steps below to retrieve eBooks.
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 off eBooks and then click Update.
Bookshelf from National Library of Medicine
The Bookshelf is a searchable collection of online biomedical textbooks and other literature. In addition to some classic biology and medical textbooks and monographs, it also includes books and databases produced by the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
Not all of our eBook collections are included in OneSearch and some do not appear in the catalog. Go directly to the collections by selecting them from the list of databases on library web site.
Safari Books Online -This will be useful for finding e-books on informatics or other technological issues.
Oxford Scholarship Online-The titles to which we have access can be discovered in the OhioLINK catalog or you may search the database. We have limited access to Oxford's titles, so it is more efficient to enter your search and then select the options for Free Text or Unrestricted from the column on the left of the page of search results.
OhioLINK Scholarly & Reference Collection- The titles to which we have access can be discovered in the OhioLINK catalog or you may search the database. Includes books from