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HOW TO USE Ebrary to read e-books in Webcat, the NLC Library Catalogue
Last Updated: Sep 22, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

What is ebrary? Print Page

How to Use This Guide

Use the tabs above to to learn more about the various ebrary features.


The information provided on this NLC Library web site is obtained from a number of sources. While every reasonable effort is made to keep this web site accurate and up-to-date, the NLC Library cannot guarantee the accuracy of all of the information, especially information provided by external sources.

The NLC Library accepts no liability for inaccurate, out-of-date, or misleading information.

What is ebrary?


Ebrary is a collection of e-books.  This collection is available to Northern Lights College (NLC) students, faculty and staff at any time. Community borrowers may use the collection in the NLC Library.

Each ebrary electronic book is listed individually as a record in the Library Catalogue. In each record, there is a link to the web address of the title in the ebrary database.

Ebrary features

  • Search the complete collection or within a single book
  • Create a free personal ebrary account and you can bookmark and highlight passages, add notes and have a personal bookshelf.
  • Read a book online or borrow an e-book free of charge, by downloading the book onto e-book devices, including the iPad, iPhone, Kindle, Kobo, Nook, and Sony Reader.

Check out the ebrary training video to get a complete overview of the database.

For more information: ebrary - Search, Find and Use EBooks: About

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