Most of our e-books are in the UCSD Library Catalog, and you can find them by searching within the Electronic Materials subset of the Library Catalog.
Once you're in the e-book collection itself, you can browse by title or search the full-text of the entire collection.
In most collections, you can print/save desired chapters as PDF files. In other collections, you may have limited ability to save or print pages.
For more detailed information about our eBooks collections, using mobile devices, and types of packages, please see our eBooks guide.
Use HathiTrust to browse & search over 111,730 items digitized from the former Scripps Library collection. This digitized collection in HathiTrust includes books, technical reports, & series in oceanography, earth & marine sciences, and atmospheric sciences fields, plus Scripps Institution of Oceanography publications. Use your UCSD login to gain access to more full text content and enable full book downloads.
Due to Library closures during the COVID-19 Pandemic, HathiTrust has temporarily released the full text of books under copyright, via their "Emergency Temporary Access Service" (ETAS). To access the full text of these books you need to Login with your UCSD accounts, for full instructions see the HathiTrust ETAS Help.