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Help, Guides and Instructions: OECD iLibrary eBooks

This Research Guide helps patrons of the NWC Library make the most of their library experience by introducing important databases and resources available to them. It serves as a starting place to learn how to use the library online catalog and databases.

OECD iLibrary E-Books

OECD iLibrary

The OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD).  In this unique forum, the governments of 34 democracies with market economies work together, as well as with more than 70 non-member economies to promote economic growth, prosperity, and sustainable development. 


  • OECD features eBooks, articles, working papers, reports, and statistics
  • Subjects include energy, agriculture, environment, finance, trade, and investment
  • No option to download
  • Formatted to read online
  • Some documents can be saved as PDF files
  • Easy to search
  • Search by subject, country, or both

Look Inside (READ online iconRead icon image):

The “look inside” option is offered on many of the OECD iLibrary eBooks and enables you to read online the complete text of a publication, including the Table of Contents. The eBooks can be read online wherever there is an internet connection - desktop computer, tablets or smart phones. They are also shareable can be embedded.

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OECD iLibrary Quick Guide

Click on the Quick Guide to get started using the OECD iLibrary database:

OECD iLibrary Quick Guide