Books, E-Books, & More
Find books, e-books, reference materials, and videos in the library catalog. Refine your results by material type, date, and more.
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Get Books Delivered
You may request books be sent to your regional academic learning center. If you are outside of San Diego, you may request that books be sent directly to your home.
This is a free service. Return postage is included.Books Direct Request Form
Borrow Books From Other Libraries
Books not owned by the National University Library may be requested from other libraries. Delivery times may vary.
This is a free service. Course textbooks may not be requested through Interlibrary Loan service.Interlibrary Loan Book Request Form
LibX is a web browser extension that provides easy and direct access to National University Library’s resources, no matter where you are on the Web.
The Library Catalog lists books which may be collections of essays or monographs. In addition, the catalog includes journal titles and videos (DVD & Streaming) that are part of our collections.
Try the following Library Catalog searches then refine/filter the results by format, date, or subject to see how the results change:
For more information about e-books and e-book collections at National University Library, please see the E-Book Research Guide.
The Library Catalog lists e-books as well as print collections of essays and monographs. The following searches show how you might limit your Library Catalog search to e-book format for easier access online.