E-books … For Dummies!

Did you know that the Durham Tech library offers more than 200 e-books in the … For Dummies series? Here’s how you can find them.

From the Durham Tech library home page, choose E-books and Digital Audio Books. Then, from the list of databases, click on ebrary Academic and Public Library Complete. (You will need to log in with your WebAdvisor ID and password if you’re accessing this from off campus.)

Click on “Advanced” next to the “Search” button to use the advanced search feature.

ebrary e-book advanced search

This takes you to the TITLE RESULTS screen for your search. Choose “Title” from the “Search in” drop-down menu and type “for dummies” in the corresponding text box.

ebrary e-book advanced search form

As of today, that brings up 267 titles in the … For Dummies series!

From here, you can browse or sort the titles, or further refine your search and find the book that’s just right for you. If you need help, ask a librarian. We can be reached at 919-536-7211 or library@durhamtech.edu.

About Stephen Brooks

Stephen is a reference librarian at Durham Tech. He has blogged previously at acqweb.org and for American Libraries magazine online. He enjoys reading 20th and 21st century literature, biographies and books about sports.