License InformationConcurrent user access varies by title and can be single, textbook (3 user) or unlimited simultaneous users. UW-Madison NetID login is required for remote access and for some functionalities while on-campus.
Access PolicyUW Madison students/staff may login with NetID from anywhere for full access (includes notes and personal bookshelf). Guests who are on-campus may use Ebook Central via "Guest and Special Borrower", but cannot save any notes or save items to a bookshelf.
Resource TypesE-Books and E-Texts
DescriptionProQuest Ebook Central is a collection of more than 135,000 full-text ebooks covering a wide range of subjects, including business and economics, computers, technology and engineering, humanities, life and physical science, and social and behavioral sciences. The ProQuest Ebook Central platform allows searching by full text, title, author, subjects, publication dates, and more. Individual titles re also listed in the library catalog. The ProQuest Ebook Central platform is the result of a merger between the EBL Ebook Library and Ebrary (Academic Complete) platforms.