Google Searching (Reynoso): Google Books

How to Search for Google Books

If you want to find a book using Google. You can do so by searching Google Books:

  1. From the Google homepage, click on the "More" tab on the top right corner, then select "Books."
  2. Enter your search terms into the search box provided.
  3. You can preview many different books

If you only want to look at full text versions of books:

  1. After you have submitted your search terms, scroll down to the bottom of the page.
  2. Click on "Advanced Search."
  3. Select the "Full View Only" option.
  4. You can also adjust the other search options.

Try it!

Try searching Google Books for books on a topic you are interested in. Your topic might include something like: global warming, gun control, or animal rights. Now try Narrowing your search to only see Full text books.