Books

SearchWorks Library Catalog

Find books, journals, videos, and more in Stanford libraries.

Find books at all Stanford libraries in the SearchWorks library catalog. You can also search specifically for eBooks. There are many business eBooks and audiobooks in OverDrive.

eBooks Collections

These resources are available only to members of the Stanford community.

Ebook Central (formerly: ebrary) Full-text searching of books online with access to full-text books, sheet-music titles, maps, reports, and other documents.
HathiTrust Digital Library HathiTrust is a not-for-profit collaborative of academic and research libraries. While Stanford courses are being conducted online, Stanford users have expanded access to the digital materials held by HathiTrust that correspond to physical books in Stanford Libraries collection. To access, click the Log in button in the upper right; then select “Stanford University”.
National Emergency Library Free eBooks made available by the Internet Archive during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Oxford Scholarship Online Books from Oxford University Press includes more than 9,000 titles in 20 subject areas covering the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law.
OverDrive Popular business eBooks and audiobooks. Some eBooks can be downloaded in Kindle, Adobe EPUB, PDF formats. Use OverDrive app for mobile access. Questions? Check OverDrive Help.
Safari (O’Reilly) Provides more than 30,000 technology, digital media, and business books and videos. Also available via the O’Reilly mobile app (download instructions).
SpringerLink Springer Science+Business Media provides access to millions of scientific documents from journals, books, series, protocols, and reference works.
J.D. Schramm, Kara Levy, Joel Peterson
Joel C. Peterson, David A. Kaplan