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HathiTrust Digital Library

Hathi (pronounced hah-tee), is the Hindi term for elephant.  HathiTrust is a shared digital resource of books and journals.  Almost 14 million volumes have been digitized.  The University of Calgary faculty, students and staff have  fulltext downloadable access,  to over 2,900,000 titles from this collection.


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Search HathiTrust

While any search with  The University of Calgary search box or   will retrieve HathiTrust material as well as other library resources, a direct search of  the  HathiTrust collection will provide the most complete access to the richness of resources available on HathiTrust.  Unless seeking a specific title, it is best to use the full-text search.

NOTE:  Logging in  through the yellow "Log In" button will allow you to download available  fulltext.  Simply select University of Calgary and login in with your U of C ID and PIn.

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HathiTrust Mobile Version

Looking for books to read on your iPad, tablet or other mobile device?  Try the HathiTrust's mobile site which allows you to search the HathiTrust catalog and read available texts offline.


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