Using Skillsoft Books: Home

Accessing Skillport

Access Skillsoft Books by logging into MyIvy and selecting the Library link in the left column.  Then find the link to Skillsoft Books in the library's A to Z resource list.  Enter your MyIvy credentials if prompted to do so.

What's in Skillsoft Books?

Answer:  Skillport offers thousands of ebooks and videos on topics related to business, management, computers and computing, and health and wellness.

Find Books & Videos

You can search or browse for books.

To search, enter search terms in the search box at the top of the page.

To browse various categories, select the Books & Videos icon at the top of the page.

You can also select a topic from the Featured Topics list.

Use the after-search limiters to filter the results list.  

To begin reading a book or viewing a video, select the Launch button.

Awesome features

Skillsoft Books has a number of helpful features.  In the Reading Pane one can

  • adjust text size
  • add reading notes
  • access citations for APA and MLA formats
  • share content

One can also 

Learn more about the Reading Pane.