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HathiTrust Digital Library

A partnership of academic & research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.

How to access Member-only features

1. Log in to HathiTrust by clicking on the yellow "Log In" button on the top right of the HathiTrust website.


2. Select "Central Washington University" from the institution dropdown menu.

3. Log in with your CWU credentials.

What can I do as a member of HathiTrust?

 Anyone can search and view full-text content in HathiTrust but as members, patrons at member institutions benefit from added features. Below is a brief summary of what you can do after logging in.

As a member of HathiTrust, CWU has the following privileges: 

Public access With CWU login
Search full-text of all volumes Yes Yes
View full-text of non-copyright volumes Yes Yes
Download single page of non-copyright volumes (PDF image) Yes Yes
Download full volume of non-copyright volumes (PDF image) No Yes
Search within collections Yes Yes
Create and save your own collections No Yes
Use of accessibility features No Yes

*Chart adapted from Syracuse University Libraries