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Interpreting Studies Research Skills: Finding E-Books/Books

This research guide has resources that will be helpful as you research topics in Interpreting Studies

Finding Books, E-books, and other material

Search for books, e-book, articles, and other material at Western Oregon University, Summit, and beyond. 



NOTE: You can read e-books on any computer or download to your digital device. See: Using eBooks @ WOU

Orbis-Cascade (SUMMIT): Libraries and locations 

Distance Education Students

Distance Education Students 


If you are a distance education student and live out of state, you may request WOU books be mailed to you. For items at WOU select Get it and then Request. In the comments field note: Distance Education Student—Please Mail

The library will pay for the postage to send you the book. You will be responsible for the return postage. You can send the item back via book/media rate. 


If you need a chapters from a book (WOU or SUMMIT), contact Robert Monge ( We can provide a PDF copy for you. 


Oregon, Washington, and Idaho Distance Education Students 

Using your WOU id, you can visit an Orbis Cascade Alliance Library in your area and arrange to have Summit items delivered to that library.