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Take Control of iBooks by Sharon Zardetto

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Search In, & Beyond, a Book

The iBooks search function lets you search for key words and phrases throughout a book. On the Mac, you even search through the notes you’ve made.

But you’re not limited to finding only what’s been written in the book. You can look up any of the book’s content in a dictionary (in several dictionaries, actually), see what Wikipedia has to say about it, or find what’s associated with it out on the Web.

Search inside a Book

Using the basic search function in iBooks is straightforward: tap the Find button to reveal the Search field—on the Mac you can also choose Edit > Find (Command-F)—and type (or paste in) what you’re ...

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