eBooks

EastLake Middle Follett Shelf

Eastlake Middle Library has an e-book collection. Click on the Follett Shelf link to see what titles we have available.  You will log in as a guest – username and password information are listed below and is the same for everyone.

 

 

 

Username: library

Password: tritons


Defining Documents in U.S. History e-books (Salem Press)

U.S History students now have access to “Defining Documents in U.S. History” e-books from Salem Press.  The collection includes primary source documents that are organized by era.  We currently have resources for the following eras:

Exploration and Colonial America 1492-1755

The American Revolution 1754-1805

Manifest Destiny & The New Nation 1803-1860

The Civil War 1860-1865

Reconstruction and the Development of the Industrial United States 1865-1880

Emergence of Modern America 1868-1918

Visit Salem Press Database Instructions for step by step instructions that show you how to access the site.  The password for access is: elmhistory.

 

Free e-books with Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg is the first and largest single collection of free electronic books, or eBooks.  The mission of Project Gutenberg is simple: To encourage the creation and distribution of eBooks.  Project Gutenberg strives to provide as many eBooks in as many formats as possible for the entire world to read in as many languages as possible.  Take advantage of this wonderful resource!  Many of the classics are available on Project Gutenberg.  If you want to read an e-book, check Project Gutenberg before you purchase it, it may be available for free!

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library

ELM now has access to over 100 Gale e-reference books.  The password to access them is : eastlake.  The reference e-books include volumes on Art, Biography, History, Literature, Science and many more.  If you need to do a project, these reference e-books are a great place to start.