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Library Hours

Library CLOSED until further notice

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Limited Access

Beginning Monday, March 23, Hoover Library will be CLOSED until further notice. Virtual reference services (use the "ASK US" or "CHAT" button) will be available from 1 PM - 9 PM Sunday, 9 AM - 9 PM Monday-Thursday, and 9 AM - 4 PM Friday. Hours are subject to change at any time. Please see our Hours page for current building availability. For more information, see the McDaniel College COVID-19 Information Page
Faculty: Please see our COVID-19 Library Access
Students: Please see our COVID-19 Student Access page.

SLM 502 - Organization and Access: SLM 502: Organization and Access

Accessing eBooks through Research Starter

When you are searching in Research Starter, you can limit your results to eBooks.

  • Use the limit on the left side under Source Types. Sometimes eBook shows up as one of these options, if it doesn't, click on Show More:

Show More Source Types

  • From there you can choose the limit for eBooks and select Update:

Check the box for ebook


  • Now your results will only show eBooks. To access an eBook from here, there may be a direct link to Full Text under the result. If not you will see a result like this and you will need to click on View Record.

Click on view record

  • This will link you over to our classic catalog where you will find a link to access the eBook. Some of the links use different wording, but they are all preceded by an icon of a globe. See the example below:

Click on Available for McDaniel College