Here is information about downloading EBSCO eBooks to your iPad.
In the "classic" library catalog, you don't need to scramble for a pen and paper.
Just text that call number and location to your cell phone and then proceed to the library stacks. Save a tree; send a text.
To send a text from the catalog:
Hathitrust mobile at http://m.hathitrust.org/ allows you to search and read more than 2.5 million open access books online.
HathiTrust is a digitization project created by a consortium of research libraries.
WorldCat Mobile lets you search the world's catalog of more than almost 150 million items in libraries worldwide from your phone.
Use WorldCat to locate books, entire journals, dissertations and theses, videos, audio recordings, manuscript materials, and other publication types. Items identified in WorldCat may often be borrowed from owning libraries using Interlibrary Loan service.
WorldCat mobile is not an app; use your device's browser and bookmark the catalog page at http://www.worldcatmobile.org/.