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eBooks @ Reynolds Libraries

Discover how to find, access, and use eBooks available at Reynolds Libraries

eBooks @ Safari

Safari Books Online provides over 20,000 technology, digital media, and business books online.

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Popular series include Dummies, Head First and O'Reilly series. Like all library databases, Safari eBooks can be accessed off campus.

Read in your browser or on your mobile device! 

Using Safari eBooks

Safari Books Online provides over 20,000 technology, digital media, and business books online. Popular series include Dummies, Head First and O'Reilly series. Like all library databases, Safari eBooks can be accessed off campus.

Find Safari eBooks

Search for Safari books directly through Safari's page. (Safari books are available through the catalog as well. Just search QuickSearch exactly like you would a print title.)

1. To search, find, and use Safari eBooks, begin at the Reynolds Library home page.

2. Choose the Databases link

3. The A-Z list of Reynolds Library databases will appear. Choose the "S" link, then choose Safari Books Online

4. The Safari Books Online page will appear. If needed, login with your MyReynolds login.

5. Choose a category, then choose a title.

6. A more detailed description of the book appears, including the table of contents and an overview.

 

Reading Safari eBooks

Safari eBooks are read in your browser. They cannot be downloaded; you do need a Internet connection.

1. Click START READING to view the text of the book.

2. The text of the book appears on the right, and then table of contents/headings appears on the right.

3. Navigate through the book with the table of contents. Read only what you need!

4. Use the arrows to the right and left of the book to turn pages.

5. Looking for something specific? Try the SEARCH function, above the table of contents. A search on RUNNING is pictured below. Use the technology to streamline your learning.