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E-books: Safari Books Online

This Research Guide offers information on the e-books available through the Library.

Safari Books Online

Safari Books Online is the ideal ready-reference resource, providing a level of authority, flexibility, and currency unequaled by other online IT reference databases. Featuring over 17,000 titles from more than 20 imprints, it covers the technologies most essential to users including certification, enterprise computing, Java, Linux/Unix, Web development, Windows, XML, and more. Users can search hundreds of books simultaneously online, quickly finding the information they need.

Subject Coverage

  • Business
  • Desktop and Web Applications
  • Digital Media
  • Engineering
  • Information Technology & Software Development
  • Math & Science
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • Products
  • Vendors

Publication Types

  • Books
  • Short cuts provide deep coverage of a specific topic, usually in fewer than 100 pages.
  • Videos

Getting Started with Safari Books Online

The following sections provide more information on how to use Safari Books Online:

Mobile Options

Can I download ebooks from the Safari Books Online platform?

No, Safari Books can only be viewed through a browser. Below are some options on how to use ebooks in a mobile device.