Where to find E-Books?
As a rule, e-books licensed by the library can be searched via our library catalogue. They can also be accessed on the corresponding provider pages.
How to find E-Books in our library catalog?
To do this, choose the following settings in the hit list:
Improve my results → Type of resource "Books" AND Show only → Online resources
In a hit list, you can recognize e-books by the following information:
- "Full text available" or
- "Online access to the HTW campus network" or
- "Online access to the HTW campus network. The library also has printed copies".
Which e-books from which providers are in the library stock?
|Supplier / Publisher||Subject||Dowloading, Saving, Printing?||Access|
|Bundesanzeiger-Verlag: Bautabellen digital||construction engineering||by chapter||VPN|
|Beck: Beck online||law||by chapter||only in campus-network|
|Elsevier Nationallizen eBook-Collection||mathematics, statistics||by chapter||VPN|
|Erich Schmidt Verlag||economics, social sciences||completely||VPN|
|Espresso-Tutorials: Digitale SAP-Bibliothek||computational science, economics||no saving possible||VPN|
|GBI-Genios: WISO||economics, social sciences||completely||VPN|
|De Gruyter EBS 2019-2020||multidisciplinary||completely||VPN|
|Nomos eLibrary||economics, social sciences||completely||VPN|
|OECD iLibrary bis 2018||multidisciplinary||completely||VPN|
|OEKOM||sustainability, ecology||by chapter||VPN|
|Oxford Music||music||completely, by chapter||VPN|
|Springer: Springer Link||multidisciplinary||completely||VPN|
|UTB: Studi-E-Book||multidisciplinary||30 pages per session||VPN|
|Ulmer||agriculture, ecology||by chapter||VPN|
|Vahlen: e-Library||multidisciplinary||by chapter||VPN|
|Wichmann||geodesy, carthography||by chapter||VPN|
Ebook Central of Proquest is a platform that contains e-books from over 100 publishers. Each e-book, whether licensed or not, can be read every day for five minutes free of charge. After 5 minutes a Shibboleth registration appears. For this you need your university login.
|display in hit list||available||available on demand|
|functions||unlimited online reading, 40 % per book may be printed as pdf, 20 % of a book may be copied, download per day with planned offline use possible (installation of freeware Adobe Digital Editions necessary)||Request to the library with acquisition proposal, every day five minutes of free reading is possible.|