Run Run Shaw Library

E-Books

WARNING:
Excessive downloading is prohibited!
Please comply with conditions of use and licensing restrictions for Library-subscribed e-resources.

Notes on Remote Access
Using E-books@CityU

Collection Subject Coverage Info/Guides
AccessEngineering engineering info,
search guide
ACM Proceedings
(in ACM Digital Library)
computer science, electronic engineering info,
RefWorks help
airitiBooks
(see iRead eBook)
   
American Film Scripts Online films info,
tutorial
Apabi eBook multi-disciplines info,
notes on access
Bloomsbury Collections multi-disciplines info,
tutorial
Books24x7 information technology, business, finance, public administration info,
notes for first-time users,
search guide
Brill Online: Human Rights and Humanitarian Law E-Books Online human rights, law info
Brill Online: International Law E-Books Online international law info
Business Insights Market Research Reports business info
Cambridge Archive Editions Online: East and Southeast Asia Collection political and economic history info
Cambridge Core. Books multi-disciplines info,
search guide
CRCnetBASE
(see Taylor & Francis eBooks)
   
ebrary
(see ProQuest Ebook Central)
   
EBSCOhost Audiobook Collection multi-disciplines info,
user guide,
tutorial
EBSCOhost eBook Collection multi-disciplines info,
user guide,
tutorials
Eighteenth Century Collections Online: Law Module law info
Emerald eBook Series business, management, economics, social sciences info,
search guide,
tutorial,
RefWorks help
Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies
[ Teaching Notes (access restricted to teaching staff) ]
business, management info,
search guide,
tutorial,
RefWorks help
Gale Virtual Reference Library multi-disciplines info,
search guide,
tutorial
HyRead ebook multi-disciplines info
search guide
IEEE Conference Proceedings and Standards
(in IEEE Xplore Digital Library)
engineering info,
search guide,
tutorial
IEEE-Wiley eBooks Library
(in IEEE Xplore Digital Library)
engineering and technologies info,
search guide,
tutorial
iRead eBook
華藝電子書
(formerly "airitiBooks")
multi-disciplines info,
search guide
JSTOR Books multi-disciplines info
tutorial
Making of Modern Law, The: Legal Treatises 1800-1926 law info
McGraw-Hill eBook Library business and computing info
McGraw-Hill Education eBook Collection business and management info,
search guide
MyiLibrary multi-disciplines info,
tutorial
Oxford Scholarship Online multi-disciplines info,
search guide,
tutorial
Palgrave Connect
(see SpringerLink eBooks)
   
ProQuest Ebook Central multi-disciplines info,
user guide,
tutorials
PsycBOOKS psychology info,
search guide,
RefWorks help
RSC eBook Collection chemistry info,
RefWorks help
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) Book Seriea chemistry info
SAGE Knowledge social sciences info
ScienceDirect Books multi-disciplines, mainly sciences and engineering info,
search guide,
RefWorks help
SpringerLink Book Series: sciences and engineering info,
RefWorks help
SpringerLink eBooks multi-disciplines, mainly sciences, mathematics and engineering info,
search guide,
RefWorks help
Taylor & Francis eBooks multi-disciplines info
Wiley eBook Collections. eTextbooks multi-disciplines info
Wiley Online Library Books multi-disciplines info,
search guide,
tutorial,
RefWorks help
World Scientific eBooks multi-disciplines info
大學數字圖書館國際合作計劃
China Academic Digital Associative Library
multi-disciplines info
中國學術典藏圖書庫
Digital Collection on China Studies
multi-disciplines info
中華數字書苑
China Digital Library
multi-disciplines info
超星數字圖書館
SuperStar Digital Library
multi-disciplines info,
PC setting for viewing ebooks,
SSreader guide
讀秀學術搜索
Duxiu.com
multi-disciplines info,
search guide

See also Highlighted E-Reference Collections


Remote Access to e-Books:

All e-books in the ebook collections listed above can be accessed remotely via ISPs (Internet Service Providers) by following the instructions on remote access.

Notes on Access to Apabi eBook:

  • DO NOT check out ebook or request ebook at public workstations as ebooks checked out and requested will be locked up with the workstation being used.

Notes for First-time Users of Books24x7:

  • You will be prompted for authentication before you can see the login page of Books24x7. A personal Books24x7 account is required to access the ebook collection.
  • To register for an account:
    1. Click on the hyperlink Books24x7 in the above table. Enter your Electronic ID and your AD/LAN Account password to authenticate yourself.
    2. At the Books24x7 login page, click on Register.
    3. Fill out and submit the registration form. You must register with your CityU email address. Books24x7 will then email the initial password to you.
  • At the Books24x7 login page, registered users can log in the ebook collection by entering your CityU email address as the username and your personal Books24x7 password.