You can link to e-books from databases in D2L because many vendors give copyright permission to library patrons to establish links.
You can link to the entire book, a chapter of a book, or specific pages.
Instead of using the URL from the web browser, find the persistent URL (PURL) provided by the database.
Below are instructions for finding PURLs in some popular e-book databases:
Take the link above and add it to D2L.
If you want to use a book for your class, you need to make sure it is licensed to be used by more than one person. Contact Fran Krempasky with questions about licensing.