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Aquinas Library offers over 160 databases from these vendors: OCLC, EBSCO, ProQuest, JSTOR, and more. Choose from among the vendors listed here, or find what you need by subject in Aquinas College Library's research guides.
Create an account and sign-in to borrow from over 1.7 million public domain books in PDF, ePub, DAISY, DjVu and ASCII text. Open Library offers a variety of books, so be critical in your selection. Books published by university presses or other peer-reviewed publishers are the best for research papers.

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Education & Literature

JSTOR eBooks
Find thousands of academic books in .pdf format in any discipline for free. Note: these eBooks may also be found through Aquinas's catalog search.

Checkout e-books & audiobks from the Nashville Pub. Lib. with your NPL card.

OpenEdition Books is a web platform for books in the humanities and social sciences. More than half of them are available in Open Access. Note: this platform may be searched simultaneously in the Aquinas/WorldCat interface by choosing the Language and Literature Databases in Advanced Search.
Find texts on Science and other subjects, such as "Real-Life Math".


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Off Campus Access

When asked for your ID# for user authentication, this is the number on the back of your Aquinas ID card, under the barcode. Make sure that you have gotten your ID card activated at the Aquinas College Library before attempting to use the databases off campus.  If you need a password or a password reset, please email a librarian who will send you a password set/reset email.

Still have questions? Contact the Library staff during opening hours at 615-297-7545, ex. 435.

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