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Ebook guide for students and staff at La Trobe University
Last Updated: Apr 16, 2014 URL: http://latrobe.libguides.com/ebook Print Guide RSS Updates

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Advantages of Ebooks

  • access is 24hr
  • access from anywhere
  • search within full text
  • browse across content
  • no heavy books to carry or return
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Ebooks @ La Trobe

Ebook is an abbreviation for Electronic Book.

At LaTrobe Library we provide access to many Ebooks

Advantages of Ebooks

  1. Available online via the internet 24 hours a day, from any location off campus or on.
  2. Many allow more that one user at a time
  3. Some Ebooks can be dowloaded to mobile devices (ipad, smart phones) for offline viewing
  4. No need to physically come and collect from the Library 

Complete list of our Ebook Platforms

  • American Society for Microbiology  
    Contains excellent User Guide.
  • Books@OVID  
    Eg, American Nursing Association ebooks, Jones & Bartlett ebooks, Doody’s Core Title Bridge Collections.
  • Brill Ebooks  
    Biblical and Ancient Near East , Middle East and Islamic studies, Social sciences, Language and Linguistics
  • CAB Ebooks  
    “About eBooks/FAQs” provided at website.
    Books are indexed and retrievable as chapters. No technological restrictions but usage must conform to licence. Download PDF & print from Adobe Reader.
  • Cambridge Books Online  
    FAQ & Help provided at website
    Archaeology, Australiana, Asian, Business, History, Politics, Psychology, Medicine, Law
  • CCH Ebooks
    Accounting, Taxation and Auditing.
  • EBL Ebook Library  
    EBL (Ebook Library) is a platform for e-books offering titles in a wide range of subjects featuring content from hundreds of publishers.
    If you are working on a PC in the library, you should read ebooks online. Downloading may not be possible on Library pcs.
  • EBSCO Ebooks  
    An ebook platform with 1000s of titles from 100s of publishers.
  • ECCO Eighteenth Century Collections Online  
    Every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in the United Kingdom between the years 1701 and 1800 – 135,000 printed works
  • EEBO Early English Books Online  
    “Information Resources” menu page in database provides FAQs and instructions.
  • Elsevier  
    To search for Ebooks choose 'Ebooks' and limit to 'full text' only. This cuts out the display of titles we do not have.
    Psychology, Health Professions, Medicine, Dentistry.
  • Emerald Ebooks  
    Business, Management & Economics ebooks 1991-2010, plus Social Sciences ebooks1998-2010.
  • English Poetry Full Text  
    Contains more than 183,000 poems.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library  
    Nearly 100 reference works from academic publishers
  • ICE Institute of Civil Engineers  
    ICE eBook Collection provides researchers and students with a comprehensive digital library of civil engineering reference materials, manuals and collected conference proceedings.
  • IGI Global (InfoSci-Books)  
    Over 50 ebooks in the area of Information Science
  • Informit E-Library  
    Australian ebooks
    A collection of 12.
  • InteLEX past masters  
    All Philosophy
    Classical Philosophy,Continental Philosophy,British Philosophy,American Philosophy
    English Letters, Women Writers, Religious Studies, Social Science and History of Science and Reference
    5 concurrent users
  • ISEAS (institure of Southeast Asian Studies) Ebooks  
    A searchable database of over 200 electronic books published by the Institute of Southeast Asian Studies. Southeast Asia and the Asia-Pacific, focusing on economics, politics, and social issues.
  • Lecture Notes in Computer Science  
    NO Direct Link!
    Search "Lecture notes in Computer Science" from SEARCH. Ebooks and full-text online.
  • Martinus Nijhoff Online  
    2006+ collection related to international law and human rights
  • MyiLibrary  
    Large Ebook Platform. Covers many areas.
    1 concurrent user only for most MyiLibrary titles. High use titles have higher concurrent user levels.
    Adobe settings may affect the opening of this title. Seek assistance at the Library Inquiry Desk if required
    Pop-ups may need to be allowed for printing.
    Nearly 2500 etitles from various publishers, many health titles
  • Oxford reference online premium collection plus literature  
    Multi-part database of the online versions of Oxford University Press texts. Each topical division contains the searchable version of the latest edition of published dictionaries and encyclopedias. Additionally, information about Oxford University Press is provided. Online texts will be updated after new editions of the print monographs are published
  • Oxford Scholarship online - Public Health and Epidemiology  
    Public Health & Epidemiology
  • Palgrave Connect  
    La Trobe Library has access to over 8000 palgrave titles.
    Humanities, the Social Sciences and Business.
  • Psychiatry Online (American Psychiatric Publishing)  
    PsychiatryOnline is a website that features DSM-IV-TR® and The American Journal of Psychiatry as the cornerstones of a collection of psychiatric references, including books, journals, and self-assessment tools.
  • RSC Royal Society of Chemistry  
    Chemical Sciences
  • Science Direct  
    Psychology collection, Health professions, Psychology and Medicine and Dentistry, Clinical Medicine
  • SIAM (Society for Applied Mathematics and Computational Science)  
    Mathematics & Computer Science
  • SpringerLink
  • Wiley InterScience online books  
    Multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities.

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