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eBooks + eReaders

Guide to finding and using eBooks.

What Is A Full Text Search?

This is a search of a word or term that occurs within the text of items across the entire HathiTrust repository. Also known as large scale search.

What Is A Catalog Search?

This is a search across the bibliographic data  (title, author, subject, ISBN, publisher, and year of publication) associated with the items within the HathiTrust repository.

Logging In

To log into HathiTrust:

Go to the HathiTrust home page: 


Click the "Log In" button


Search for & select "Florida International University" from the dropdown list of partner institutions



Click "Continue"



You will be taken to FIU’s Authentication page to log in with your username and password


You will be taken back to the search screen to start your research