Find Books and eBooks

This page can help you figure out the best way to find a specific book and get you started in finding and using eBooks through the Bethel Libraries.



Find books in libraries worldwide (WorldCat)

  • Search almost every library in the U.S. and some worldwide
  • Book requests take 5-7 days



Find books in the library catalog (CLICnet)

  • Find books at Bethel and Cooperating Libraries (CLIC)
  • Request anything not at Bethel and it will usually come in within one business day

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Search eBooks


search-icon-md.pngEBSCO eBook Collection

  • Most Bethel eBooks are found here except reference books
  • Freely available, full-text eBooks
  • Downloadable to your computer or device

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Kindles from the Library

  • Loaded with selected eBooks (See contents)
  • Check-out period is 3 weeks


Online Encyclopedias and Dictionaries

Gale online reference books
Credo online reference books
Oxford online reference books