A searchable online book collection of more than 127,000 titles in all subject areas. To create a personal bookshelf or to access off-campus, sign in using your Emmanuel username and password.
A collection of over 124,000 academic ebook titles in all subject areas. Access provided by the Massachusetts Library System.
Books at JSTOR
Books at JSTOR offers more than 15,000 DRM-free, unlimited-user ebooks from renowned scholarly publishers, integrated with journals on the JSTOR platform.
An eBook collection of leisure titles. Includes bestsellers, fiction, non-fiction, and audio books provided by the Massachusetts Library System and their Commonwealth eBook Collections.
e-Duke Books Scholarly Collection
Duke University Press e-books in the humanities and social sciences published in 2011, 2012 and 2013. From the search result page, limit to "Content I have access to" for content available through Emmanuel.
Over 700 reference books covering a variety of disciplines and including foreign language dictionaries. Includes a concept map, which provides related subjects and noted personalities to assist beginning research.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference resources for multidisciplinary research, including: fashion, film and filmmakers, pop culture, and multicultural issues. Includes the six-volume Beacham’s Guide to the Endangered Species of North America.
Oxford Handbooks Online - Religious Studies
Forty-eight titles covering various topics, such as: the environment, sociology, ethics, emotion, feminism and globalization in relation to different world religions.
Grove Art Online (now Oxford Art Online)
Searchable online version of the 34-volume Grove Dictionary of Art covering the visual arts from prehistory to the 1990s. Also includes The Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.
Salem Press Online
Online access to the following Salem Press titles in the Library's Reference collection: The Decades series (1920's - 2000's), Careers in Chemistry, and Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Events.
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Provides access to over 2,700 articles that have been edited for level and consistency by a team of subject experts. Regularly updated with new and revised articles it serves as an entry point for further discovery and research. Also a reference source for research in subjects related to philosophy, such as politics, psychology, economics, anthropology, religion and literature.