Students and academic staff of UJEP have access to electronic books from several providers. Registered readers of the library can also use the option of borrowing 10 e-book readers (they can be borrowed for up to 21 days). The conditions for making e-books available to use are similar to those of magazines and are based on specific license agreements and conditions. Access to electronic books is granted based on the specified range of IP addresses.
Elsevier Science Direct eBooks
List of subscription titles: Elsevier eBooks
The books are part of the Science Direct platform
Collection: multidisciplinary (Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Science and Medicine, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Engineering, Earth and Planetary Sciences, Environmental Science, Immunology and Microbiology, Mathematics and Computing, Materials Science, Neuroscience and Psychology, Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutical Science, Social Sciences.
To log in to the database remotely, use the Sign-in icon in the upper right corner and select the Other institution option, search for the Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem and fill in your eduID data.
List of downloadable titles: eBooks Springer (.xlsx)Available from the Springer database
Collection: multidisciplinary, Business and Management; Social Sciences; Earth and Environmental Science; medicine; Chemistry and Materials Science; Biomedical and Life Sciences; Engineering
List of titles: eBooks EnviroNetBase Available on the Taylor & Francis platform
Collection: multidisciplinary with a focus on the environment, ecology, earth sciences, and related fields
Title List: eBooks EBSCO Available from the EBSCO database
Language: English, Czech, GermanNote: eBooks can be viewed either online (by clicking on eBook Full Text) or borrowed offline and then viewed (instructions and materials for EBSCO eBooks here). E-books from EBSCO can be read and downloaded directly from home via so-called remote access, instructions here.
ProQuest Central and Taylor & Francis eBooks
Title list and database access: ProQuest Ebook Central and Taylor & Francis List of National Recovery Plan subscription titles: ProQuest Ebook Central nebo na Taylor & Francis Use your eduID for remote login to databasesCollection: multidisciplinary – humanities
Language: Czech, English
NEW: Within the e-books from ProQuest Central, you can use the so-called targeted purchase. On the basis of a targeted demand for the publication, it will allow the publication to be permanently purchased for the fund, instructions can be found here.
FREELY AVAILABLE E-BOOKS:
Publication Finder – search for publications indexed in Ebsco – link
SCOAP3 – link
Project GUTENBERG – link
DOAB – directory of open publications – link
Open Research Library – is a multidisciplinary full-text digital e-book library.
Open Library offers a number of e-books after registration. More at Open Library.org.