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Books and eBooks

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The PAU Library provides book and eBook collections to help users develop knowledge and skills, explore topics of interest, dive more deeply into content, and investigate research possibilities.

A collection of print books is located at the Allen Calvin Campus. Our print book collection includes psychology and counseling publications that are not available in electronic format and is comprised primarily of recent titles covering current topics, seminal works, reference materials, and test preparation manuals. Please refer to our Circulation page for information regarding lending policies.

We are actively developing our eBook collection to leverage online availability and provide equitable access. Our eBook collection delivers broad, in-depth coverage of topics in psychology, counseling, related disciplines, and more! The PAU Library purchases eBooks by subscription and ensures they are available in full text through WorldCat Discovery and/or the PAU databases. Access policies vary and can be viewed for each item by clicking on the full-text link. Please note that publishers and vendors who supply electronic textbooks (AKA eTextbooks) rarely allow libraries to subscribe to their titles for general access, so these materials typically must be rented online through the associated publisher and/or vendor(s).

Continue reading to learn how to find PAU Library books and eBooks as well as electronic textbooks required for PAU courses, and to preview recent additions to our book and eBook collections!

Search for Books and eBooks

Use the link below to find books and eBooks using WorldCat Discovery, PAU's library catalog. Search by title, author, keyword, ISBN, or any other data you have at your disposal. Log in to access full-text content.

Use the remaining links need assistance with your search.

SEARCH WORLDCAT DISCOVERY PAU LITERATURE SEARCH TUTORIAL WORLDCAT DISCOVERY HELP GUIDE (coming soon)
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Search for eBook Chapters

Use the link below to find individual eBook chapters using PsycInfo, Medline, and other databases on the EBSCOhost platform. Log in, then search by chapter title or eBook title for full-text access.

Use the remaining links need assistance with your search.

SEARCH EBSCOhost PAU LITERATURE SEARCH TUTORIAL EBSCOhost HELP GUIDE (coming soon)
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Search for eTextBooks

Electronic textbooks may be rented online. A number of different eTextbook suppliers are available, and they use different platforms for reading content.

Use the links above to check WorldCat Discovery and the PAU databases to see if an eTextbook is freely available in full text, and reach out to the PAU Librarians if you need any assistance with your search

If the PAU Library cannot provide what you need, you can find eTextbook suppliers by conducting a web search for "eTextbooks," "eTextbook rental," or "eTextbooks online." We recommend comparing prices, rental periods, and other terms and conditions. Make sure the eTextbook supplier supports the eReader platform (e.g., Kindle, Bookshelf) you prefer, if you have a preference.

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New Books

Available for checkout from the PAU Library.

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EPPP (English/Spanish) and MFT (English) Exam Preparation Series

Association for Advanced Training in the Behavioral Sciences

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Measures for Cinical Practice and Research: A Sourcebook, 6th ed.

Joel Fischer
Kevin Corcoran
David W Springer

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New eBooks

Available in full text online with PAU login.