Create an Account for OER E-Books

How to create an account on the ProQuest E-Book website for OER textbooks

Last Updated: June 20th, 2022
  1. Click this link to go to the account creation page:
    1. If that link doesn't work, follow these instructions:
      1. Go to the E-Book Central website here: 
      2. Click "Sign In" in the upper left hand corner.
      3. Click "Create Account" button near the bottom of the screen. 
  2. You should see this page:
  3. Enter your First Name, your Last Name, your Email, and your preferred Password. We suggest that you use your student email address ( and the password that you use on ExpressLane to make it easy to remember. Make sure your password is a minimum of 8 characters, and that it doesn't contain spaces. 
  4. Click "Create Account". 
  5. Your account has now been created. Enjoy downloading, highlighting, annotating and saving your online OER textbooks! 


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The student help desk is located on main campus in the Library (center building).

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