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Cambridge Core

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Access to the full text of over 500 books published by Cambridge University Press and covering the humanities, social and natural sciences, medicine, and English language teaching.  Please note: NYPL has access to content published beginning in 2015.  All other titles provide access to tables of contents and indices only.  Formerly known as Cambridge Books Online (CBO). 
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Art, Business, Government and Law, Law, Health and Medicine, History, History of Europe, History of the Ancient World, United States History, Language and Literature, English and American Literature, Performing Arts, Dance, Film, Music, Philosophy, Science, Electronic books, Religion, Social Sciences, Anthropology, Economics, Education, Sociology, Geography, Political Science, Psychology, Statistics, Theatre
Some titles can be viewed as PDFs, which can then be printed or saved locally. Others must be viewed within the Cambridge Books Online database, and can be printed only.