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MIT Libraries catalog

Barton: MIT Libraries' Catalog

Finding E-books at MIT (general tips)

Find individual e-books in BartonPlus (prefer using Barton?)

  • Search BartonPlus as you would for any other book.
  • In the left hand sidebar under Publication Type, click Show More, then click eBooks.

BartonPlus Publication Type

BartonPlus eBooks link


Find individual e-books in Barton

  • Search the Libraries catalog Barton as you would for any other book:
    • If an e-book is available you'll see this button, which will take you to the e-book:   
    • See an example of a Barton e-book record
  • Go to Advanced Search in Barton, and select "Electronic Resources" as Formats/Types - see an example below:
    Barton advanced search screenshot

Find e-books by broad subject categories

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