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See the E-Books at UCSC guide for help with finding, citing and downloading e-books to your computer or mobile device.

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For access to e-books, online journals, databases: 

  • For Off-Campus Access - Use the Campus VPN 
  • For On-Campus Wireless Access - Use eduroam (note: Cruznet no longer works for access to library resources.)

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Search other UC libraries and request via interlibrary loan In Melvyl, choose Request to borrow an item

Use Melvyl to request books and materials through Interlibrary Loan. See Melvyl Request- Show Me How for instructions.