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eBook Collections

Tribeca Flashpoint College has access to over 100,000 ebooks in all subject areas! 

Ebook Central

Ebook Central holds credible content from authoritative, scholarly sources. Ebook Central delivers, with breadth and depth of ebooks from scholarly sources, including University Presses and other top publishers.

Ebook Central covers the following topics and more:

  • Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • General Works
  • Museums
  • Health & Medicine
  • History & Political Science
  • Law
  • Literature & Language
  • Religion & Philosophy
  • Social Science
  • Science & Technology


Safari Books

Safari Books Online

Safari Books is a collection of ebooks and manuals from top software & technology publishers; also includes a number of business, management, and finance titles. 

Access limited to 1 user at a time.

Below is a list of ebooks currently available in Safari. This list includes many titles required of Tribeca Flashpoint College courses.

To access the ebooks, select this link* and once you are in Safari, enter the title of the book in the search box.

*Off-campus users will first be directed to a log-in page where you will enter your Tribeca Flashpoint College email user name and password.

  • Adobe® Creative Suite® 6 Design & Web Premium Classroom in a Book®  By: Adobe Creative Team
  • Adobe® Illustrator® CC Classroom in a Book®: The official training workbook from Adobe Systems By: Adobe Creative Team
  • Adobe® Illustrator® CS6 Classroom in a Book®: The official training workbook from Adobe Systems By: Adobe Creative Team
  • Adobe® Photoshop® CS6 Classroom in a Book®: The official training workbook from Adobe Systems
  • Adobe Photoshop CC Classroom in a Book® (2015 release) By: Andrew Faulkner; Brie Gyncild
  • Adobe Premiere Pro Classroom in a book (2015 release): The official training workbook from Adobe Systems
  • Adobe After Effects Classroom in a book (2015 release): The official training workbook from Adobe Systems
  • The Art and Science of Digital Compositing, 2nd Edition By: Ron Brinkmann Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann
  • Cinematography: Theory and Practice, 2nd Edition By: Blain Brown
  • Cinema 4D R14 Cookbook - Second Edition  By: Simon Russell; Michael Szabo
  • The Complete Film Production Handbook, 4th Edition  By: Eve Light Honthaner
  • Creating a Website, The Missing Manual, 4th Edition By: Matthew MacDonald
  • Creating Visual Effects in Maya  By: Lee Lanier
  • Design of Everyday Things: Revised and Expanded Edition By: Don Norman
  • Digital Design Essentials By: Rajesh Lal
  • Digital Storytelling, 2nd Edition  By: Carolyn Handler Miller
  • Directing the Documentary, 6th Ed by Michael Rabiger
  • Don’t Make Me Think, Revisited: A Common Sense Approach to Web Usability By: Steve Krug
  • Do More Faster: TechStars Lessons to Accelerate Your Startup By: David Cohen; Brad Feld
  • DSLR Cinema: Crafting the Film Look with Video by: Kurt Lancaster
  • Filmcraft: Production Design By: Fionnuala Hannigan
  • FilmCraft: Producing By: Geoffrey Macnab; Sharon Swart
  • Grammar of the Edit, 3rd Edition By: Christopher J. Bowen
  • Houdini On the Spot   By: Craig Zerouni
  • How Computers Work: The Evolution of Technology, 10th Edition, By: Ron White
  • How Does It Sound Now? Legendary Engineers and Vintage Gear  By: Gary Gottlieb
  • HTML5   By: Matthew David
  • Independent Film Producing  By: Suzanne Lyons
  • Introduction to Adobe Creative Cloud, by Conrad Chavez
  • Interactive Design: An Introduction to the Theory and Application of User-centered Design By: Andy Pratt; Jason Nunes
  • Introducing ZBrush® 4 By: Eric Keller
  • Logo Design Love, Annotated and Expanded Edition, Second Edition By: David Airey
  • Mastering Python Design Patterns, By: Sakis Kasampalis ‚Äč

  • Mobile Marketing   By: Daniel Rowles
  • The Pocket Lawyer for Filmmakers By: Thomas A. Crowell
  • Production Management for Film and Video, 3rd Edition  By: Richard Gates
  • Pro Tools 11 Music Production, By: Mike Collins
  • Recording Engineer’s Handbook By: Bobby Owsinski
  • Smashing WordPress: Beyond the Blog, 4th Edition By: Hedengren, Thord
  • Sound for Digital Video, 2nd Edition By: Tomlinson Holman; Arthur Baum
  • Sound FX by Alex Case
  • Technique of Film and Video Editing, 4th Edition By: Ken Dancyger
  • Understanding Digital Marketing, 3rd Edition By: Damian Ryan
  • Universal Methods of Design By: Bruce Hanington; Bella Martin
  • Universal Principles of Design, Revised and Updated: 125 Ways to Enhance Usability, Influence Perception, Increase Appeal, Make Better Design Decisions, and Teach through Design By: William Lidwell; Kritina Holden; Jill Butler
  • Venture Deals: Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer and Venture Capitalist, 2nd Edition By: Brad Feld; Jason Mendelson; Dick Costolo
  • Web Analytics 2.0: The Art of Online Accountability and Science of Customer Centricity By: Avinash Kaushik
  • Write Your Way into Animation and Games  By: Christy Marx
  • Writing for Visual Media, 4th Edition By: Anthony Friedmann

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