Digital Textbooks for Students

Digital textbooks, or e-books, are a computer rendition of physical textbooks with additional features. To address different learning styles and needs, a digital textbook is usually designed with progress indicators, note-taking, reference tools, advanced searching, videos, animations, or audio resources.

A digital textbook may be more interactive and engaging. It is often designed with modern tech-savvy learners in mind.

Access Digital Textbooks in Blackboard

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  • Login to Blackboard and go to Course
  • Go to Course Tools
  • Click on Academic Digital Resources
Academic Digital Resources
  • Click on “UIC Bookstore Direct Access” for Direct Access title
  • Click on “My Book List” for a master copy of current book list
  • Follow purchase instructions