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Rhode Island School of Design

eBooks

How to search for, locate, read online, and download eBooks

EBSCO Academic eBooks

A growing eBook subscription that contains a large selection of multidisciplinary titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter. There are over 200,000 eBooks including titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University, State University of New York, Cambridge University, University of California, MIT, Harvard University and others. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier, Brill Academic, Taylor & Francis, Sage Publications, and John Wiley & Sons. 

Subject coverage includes:

  • Art
  • Business & Economics
  • Education
  • Language Arts & Literary Criticism
  • Medicine
  • Performing Arts
  • Philosophy
  • Poetry
  • Political Science
  • Religion
  • Social Science
  • Technology & Engineering
  • And other academic fields

All titles are available with unlimited user access. New titles are added monthly.

Project Muse eBooks

Fleet Library has acquired access to Project MUSE eBooks for the 2020/21 academic year. These are DRM-free, fully downloadable, scholarly eBooks in the humanities and social sciences. Explore more below:

Library Stack eBooks

Directory of Open Access Books

Open Textbooks

Looking for course materials? Check out our OER (Open Educational Resources) guide to find out about free, openly licensed teaching and learning tools, including entire peer-reviewed textbooks.