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Our online catalog, OneVU, identifies books, ebooks, magazines, Internet sites, and other materials in the local collections of the VU Libraries: the Shake Learning Resource Center and Lewis Historical Library (Vincennes), the Jasper Campus library and the Aviation Technology Center Media Center (Indianapolis).  The databases below offer other options for finding ebook content.



Find Books and EBooks

VU students, faculty and staff:

For best results, log into MyVU before accessing databases.


Electronic Reference Collections:  Online encyclopedias, dictionaries, etc.


Other subscription eBook collections:  Collections of individual eBooks.  


Free eBook services:

  • Google Book Search:  A gateway to thousands of scanned books, many of them full-text.

  • Online Books Page (University of Pennsylvania Libraries):  Free access to over one million books.

  • Project Gutenberg:  Free digital access to over 50,000 public-domain books available for reading online or in multiple downloadable formats.