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For pandemic-related information on library services during Spring 2021 go to our COVID 19 guide
Special Access to E-Resources in Response to COVID-19
List of vendors who have expanded access during the covid-19 pandemic:
Chronicle.com Easy Access
At this time of crisis and uncertainty, The Chronicle of Higher Education is still here to help you make informed decisions. KU's site license to The Chronicle provides unlimited access for everyone whether they are on campus or working remotely.
Off-campus users will need an account to log in to Chronicle.com. If you already have an account, you can click “Log In,” at the top right-hand corner of our homepage. If you don’t have an account, you will simply need to create a free account at https://www.chronicle.com/account/login
JSTOR - expanded collection access
JSTOR continues to provide expanded access to their collections through June 30, 2021
The library provides access to approximately 500,000 ebooks, 100,000 streaming videos, and 65,000 ejournals through 200+ databases that are all available to students from off-campus:
To view the library's most popular databases by category (e.g. articles, ebooks, videos, etc) visit this page:
Click the links below to learn about the library's ebook and streaming video collections:
The library provides access to over 500,000 ebooks.
Streaming Video Collections
Kutztown University provides access to over 100,000 streaming video titles for our faculty and students. These titles include documentaries, feature films, ethnographies, primary source material, and much more.
From the campus bookstore
Access to Free E-books
The KU Campus Store is pleased to announce that we are able to provide free access to more than 50,000 e-book titles to any student who may be without their textbooks. Students may begin accessing this expansive catalog of free course materials from participating publishers today. Students can simply log in to the VitalSource Bookshelf app using their KU email address (or creating a new account, if necessary) with this link: bookshelf.vitalsource.com.
Please email us at email@example.com if you need any assistance.
List of free resources maintained by UMass and Ohio State librarians
List of vendor offers from International Coalition of Library Consortia