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Urban and Regional Planning: Books/E-Books

An interdisciplinary program that includes the Departments of Geography, Economics, Political Science, Recreation and Parks Management, Sociology, and Social Work.

What is an E-Book?

According to Merriam-Webster's online dictionary, an e-book is defined as: " a book composed in or converted to digital format for display on a computer screen or handheld device."

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How to Access E-Books

To access e-books:

  • Log into Research Port
  • Select the letter E under "by Database Name"
  • Select eBooks on EBSCOhost
  • Browse by Category Computer Science, or
  • Type the name of the e-book you are looking for

E-books available in the Ort Library

A sample of the new e-books available. 

To access these books you can:

1.  Log into Research Port and then select eBooks on EBSCOhost.  You can search a specific title or by subject and then access the book electronically.

2.  Search the library catalog for the book and then click on the Find It button to access the book electronically.  You can also perform an advanced search and limit your search to just e-books.

Examples of Books and e-Books Available

Subject Guide

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Sean Henry
Lewis J. Ort Library
Frostburg State University
Frostburg, MD 21532